ICIFA 4th Annual (Hybrid) Conference 2021
12 October 2021
The Chief Administrative Secretary, National Treasury and Planning, Eric Simiyu Wafukho, today attended as Chief Guest on behalf of the CS.National Treasury and Planning, Amb. Ukuru Yatani ,The 4th Annual Conference by the Institute of Certified Investment and Financial Analysis (ICIFA) taking place in Mombasa.
The conference was held both in-person and virtual platform and it has brought together investment and financial analysts from both the Government and Private sector. Some of the facilitators at the conference included FA Esther Koimett , PS Broadcasting And Telecommunication; Mr Christopher Kirigua DG PPP,; Mr Kittony Kittony Chairman NSE PLC,FA; Dr.Edward Odundo Director School of Pension and Retirements studies among others.
On behalf of the CS, Wafukho commended ICIFA for incorporating global emerging trends and tropical issues in its training programs and the deliberate efforts made in impacting its professionals with the relevant cutting-edge skills.
Wafukho noted that effective private sector participation in public investments programme is a key to sustainable development in Kenya and with ICIFA's membership being drawn largely from the private sector, he challenged them to provide policy options and proposals on public investment strategies to spur GDP growth.
By show of commitment by government to ICIFA , National Treasury appointed a representative to ICIFA's Council, its Statutory and Council Committees.