Management Team

Management Team

The Kenya UK Sacco operates a three-tiered Monitoring and Management model. On the first level is a supervisory committee which serves as a watchdog on all transactions carried out by the SACCO. On the second level, there is a formidable Executive Committee team of 4 members: The Chairperson, the Vice Chairperson, the Secretary and the Treasurer.The third tier is made up of 9 dedicated Management Committee members drawn from, and representative of, the various sectors of the economy.

The Chairperson- Mr. John Kaniaru
Mr. John Kaniaru, with a dream of enabling Kenyans who reside abroad to have an investment vehicle, was one of the brains behind the formation of the Kenya UK Sacco. As a successful businessman, he understood the need to enable other Kenyans to invest, access affordable loans and mortgages while circumventing tedious bureaucratic demands of Kenyan banks. He has a vision of bridging the gap between the Kenya's financial institutions and the Kenyans who reside in the UK and Europe.

The Vice Chairperson- Mayor Elizabeth Kangethe
Mayor Elizabeth Kangethe has a wealth of experience in leadership skills and dealing with the public on different issues. She deals with public mobilisation as a day to day activity, which also includes empowering others to reach their potential.

Elizabeth’s expertise is increasingly sought after and she has been called upon to address various distinguished groups on the topics of leadership and public service. She has addressed women groups on leadership and how to break the glass ceiling and reach the high echelons of leadership. Her advice and counsel has been sought by governors and senators from Kenya as well as corporate leaders and religious leaders

The Secretary- Mr. Jacktone Obiero
As secretary, Mr. Jack Obiero is KENUKS' chief administrative officer. He brings to the position extensive experience in the running and management of SACCOs, having been a member of Afya SACCO for 15 years, a pioneer member and chairman of the staff investment group - G15 Investment KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories (now a multi million investment group) and a chairman of the Greenlands Friends Group in Kericho ( now a member of STIMA SACCO). Additionally , Jack is a qualified leadership and management practitioner.

The Treasurer- Dr. Moses Langat
Dr. Langat, an academician, brings integrity and dedication to the position of Treasurer. He is of reputable character and highly regarded by Kenyans in the UK. Dr. Langat holds a vision of making the Kenya UK Sacco a financial solution of choice for Kenyans residing in the United Kingdom and Europe. He is a drilled team player with a knack for obtaining the best from his colleagues. He is an outgoing individual with a passion for raising standards of living and education in Kenya. Since taking over as Treasurer, Dr. Langat has not only ensured that members' funds are prudently spent as duly authorised, but has also played a crucial role in establishing sound financial policies that will enhance the achievement of the SACCO's obligations and objectives.


• Investment and Credit Committee
• Tendering committee
• Marketing committee
• Education and Training committee