Eng. Joseph Oketch
Eng. Joseph Oketch
Director Electricity and Renewable Energy Directorate
  • Experience: Eng. Oketch has over twenty five (25) years of experience in the energy sector.
  • Phone: 0709 336000
  • E-mail: info@erc.go.ke

Eng. Joseph Oketch

MBA, B Sc (Elect. Eng)
Dip. (Project Plng & Mgmnt)
R. Eng., MIEK, MKIM

PROFILE

Eng. Oketch is the Director Electricity and Renewable Energy Directorate, responsible for overseeing formulation, review, and monitoring of regulations, standards and codes for the electrical and renewable energy sub sectors in Kenya.

He has over 25 years of experience in the energy sector. Prior to joining ERC 8 years ago, he had served in senior positions at Kenya Power and the Rural Electrification Authority (REA).

Eng. Oketch holds a Bachelor of Science (Electrical Engineering) from the University of Nairobi, Master of Business Administration (Strategic management) from Kenyatta University and a Post Graduate Diploma (Project Planning and management) from the University of Nairobi. He is a Member of the Institute of Engineers of Kenya (IEK), the Kenya Institute of Management (KIM) and is a Registered Professional Engineer with the Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK).