Strategic Breakfast session: Talent Agenda  

Date: 8, 15, 22 May 2018
Venue: Strathmore University Law School: Microsoft Auditorium
Time: 7 am - 11 am (Breakfast will be served)
Lead Facilitator Profile
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Speaker Profile


Professor Githu Muigai,
Former Attorney General of Kenya and Non Executive Chairperson of the Council of Legal Education 


Faciliator Profile


Catherine Wahome, Director,

Coach Development Institute of Africa and Former Associate HR Director, Deloitte

  • In her 21 years of practising Human Resource (HR) Management, Catherine has gained a high level of proficiency in all the facets of HR, ranging from workforce planning, through to performance management and leadership and human resource development. During this time Catherine has served as a practitioner and has helped many organizations in the region to deliberately institutionalize leadership development and embed best HR practices in their day to day operations.
  • Catherine’s experience offers the best of both worlds, being a combination of stints in both consulting and line management. She headed the HR function of Deloitte East Africa between 2001 and 2012, overseeing 3 countries and a workforce of approximately 700. Among her key successes in this role was developing the Firm's first ever formal HR Strategy, embedding a performance management system, developing clear talent management strategies and generally professionalizing the HR function. Prior to this she was a consultant with both PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte in the areas of Organization Review, Design and Development of Performance Management Systems, Development of HR Policies and Compensation Management, among others.
  • Additionally, Catherine is a certified facilitator with over nineteen (19) years of facilitating experience. One of her facilitating certifications is from Development Dimensions International (DDI), a reputable international research and leadership development institution. In the leadership area, she is a certified Ken Blanchard Situational Leadership trainer and a Personal Development Analysis (PDA) assessor. She has facilitated training in some of the leading organizations across different sectors.
  • Catherine is an Adjunct Faculty at Strathmore Business School.  She is also a Certified Executive Leadership Coach (CELC) and a Certified Organisational Effectiveness Coach (COEC), focused on helping organizations build healthy talent pipelines and improve leadership productivity through coaching.

Specialties: Strategy Development, Leadership Development, Talent Management, Performance & Compensation Management, Learning & Development, HR Administration, Coaching, Succession Management

  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC)  - International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Certified Executive Leadership Coach (CELC) – CDI-Africa Ltd
  • Certified Organizational Effectiveness Coach – CDI-Africa Ltd
  • Certified Situational Leadership (SLII) Trainer – Ken Blanchard
  • Certified Targeted Selection Trainer – DDI
  • Certified Success Profiling Trainer – DDI
  • Certified Personal Development Analyst – PDA International
  • Master of Philosophy – University of Cambridge (UK)
  • Master of Business Administration – University of Nairobi (Kenya)
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Kenyatta University (Kenya)
  • Member, Institute of Human Resource Management (IHRM)
  • Member of the International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Member, Cambridge Society

Contact Details

Madaraka Estate
Ole Sangale Road, PO Box 59857,
00200 City Square
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 0703-034000, 0703-034200