Dr FRANCIS OTIENO OWINO
MINISTRY OF INDUSTRIALIZATION, KENYA
W : www.industrialization.go.ke
Dr. Owino holds a Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Peace and Conflict Studies from Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology obtained in 2013, Master of Business Administration [Strategic Management] from Kenya Methodist University, 2008, Bachelor of Arts [B.A] 2nd Class Upper Division, University of Nairobi, 1989, He possesses a Certificate in Guidance and Counselling from University of Nairobi in 2005. Some of his previous assignments include; Director, National Cohesion and Values with effect from 8th September 2009 to 14th August 2018 during which he successfully steered the formulation of policies on National Cohesion and National Values as enshrined in the Constitution of Kenya.
Previously, Dr. Owino served as Assistant Secretary, Senior District Officer, Senior Assistant Secretary, Undersecretary and Acting Deputy Secretary, recently successfully planned, hosted and chaired the 1st African Union Conference of State Parties on Public Service and Administration. He is a Board Member of the East and Southern African Management Institute (ESAMI) Governing Council. He recently served as the Principal Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Gender Affairs, Kenya before being appointed to the current position of Principal Secretary, Ministry of Industrialization, Kenya.
The Ministry of Industrialization, aims at creating an enabling environment for a globally competitive, sustainable Industrial, enterprise and Co-operative sector through appropriate policy, legal and regulatory framework.