Cabinet Secretary of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Kenya
International lawyer and accomplished diplomat with experience in trade, environment and sustainable development policy setting and negotiations. Served in the diplomatic corps of Kenya for 25 years; Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva; Ambassador to the World Trade Organization and the Conference on Disarmament for six years. Former Chair: the Trade Policy Review Body, the Dispute Settlement Body and the General Council, WTO; Council, International Organization for Migration. Former Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Justice, National Cohesion and Constitutional Affairs, Kenya, responsible for spearheading legal and constitutional reforms. Since May 2011, Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Kenya.