Prof. Zachary Bolo Awino
|Name of the Institute
||University of Nairobi
|Position within Institute
||Professor and Associate Dean
|Field of Expertise
Holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree, Master of Business Administration and Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration from the University of Nairobi.
He is an experienced Corporate, Global and Management strategist and a scholar. With over 25 years of Post Graduate experience in industry ,research and University teaching. He worked in the public and private sector at senior managerial positions in strategy and supply chain for 22 years in Kenya before he delved into active university teaching and research. He has served as a lecturer in various universities in Kenya rising from a junior lecturer to a professor. He has supervised 50 Doctoral and 500 Masters students in strategic management, Global Business Strategy and Supply Chain.
He has attended a number of conferences and presented papers in Africa, Europe, Asia and the United States of America.
His current research portfolio is in Business Strategy and Supply chain.
Publications by Prof. Awino include 70 articles in refereed International Journals in Africa, Asia Canada and USA.
He has visited 50 countries globally in pursuit of knowledge and research in Management studies and practice
Prof Awino currently serves as a distinguished Professor and Associate Dean-Research and Development, School of Business, University of Nairobi. A premier business school in Africa He has inspired many scholars and practitioners in strategic thinking and performance of organizations in public, Not-for-profit organizations and private sector.He has been a visiting professor at the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg university of Applied Sciences in Germany. East and Southern Africa Management Institute (ESAMI) in Malawi, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Zambia and Kenya.
He has served as Editor in Chief of DBA African Management Review- a reputable quarterly international journal in Africa and has organized and chaired several conferences within the University of Nairobi.
As part of corporate social responsibility, Prof Awino Chairs Board of Management of a public health centre in Homa Bay County in Kenya which is instrumental in providing general and maternal healthcare for mothers and children.
Prof. Awino is married with two daughters and one son. He Currently lives in Nairobi, Kenya.