Appointed Chairman of the Energy Regulatory Commission on 18th March 2016, Mr. Joshua Oigara brings to the Commission valuable experience in business and management, having held senior positions at various organizations across Africa. He is the Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, KCB Group. He has served as Chairman of Kenya Bankers Association Governing Council and Board Director of Kenya Vision 2030. This has given him an opportunity to continue advocating for sustainable financial inclusion and the growth of local entrepreneurship through technological innovation within the financial sector. Mr. Oigara was named by the Financial Times (2014) as top 25 Africans to watch based on his role in championing transformational leadership and change in Africa. In September 2015, Mr. Oigara was named among the top 100 youngest and most influential economic leaders in Africa by French research center Institut Choiseul . He was ranked 25th and was among six other under 40-year old Kenyans in the top 100 list .