Kijana Muriuki | Managing Director
Kijana Muriuki is the Managing Director of Achelis Kenya Limited, Achelis Material Handling Limited & McLeod East Africa Limited. He joined the Achelis Group in 2005 and held a series of executive positions during an eight- year rise through the company where he successfully led several of its major businesses. He was named Achelis Managing Director in 2013.
Building on Achelis’ strong foundation and enduring Legacy, Mr. Muriuki has cultivated an agile, innovative culture and led initiatives to reimagine and reinvent Achelis ensuring year on year achievement of set strategy. During this time, Achelis has experienced turnover profitability, coherent business strategy and quadrupled business size.
Before being named Managing Director, Mr. Muriuki was Sales Director of Achelis, which included the portfolio of Medical and Scientific, Technical, Industrial, Security, Infrastructure, Agricultural and Printing. Previously he led the Company Sales as a General Manager. He began his Achelis career as a Technical Sales Manager, cultivating relationships and delivering business profitability.
Mr. Muriuki earned his Master's degree in Construction Project Management from Loughborough University, in United Kingdom and a Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying from University of Reading in the United Kingdom.