Dr. George M. Muia

Dr. Muia is the General Manager Strategy, Research and Innovation. Previously, he was the Deputy Director at Kenya Pipeline Company’s Training Centre (Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas) where he was in charge of research and innovation. Dr. Muia comes on-board with a wealth of experience in strategic management and business development having worked as the Upstream Business Venture Manager/Petroleum Geologist at the National Oil Corporation Kenya prior to joining the Kenya Pipeline Company.

Dr. Muia holds a PhD (Earth Science), a Master of Science (Integrated Petroleum Geoscience), a Master of Arts (Environmental Planning and Management) and a Bachelor of Science (Geology). He is an earth scientist with over 12 years’ experience working in both hard and soft rock geological environments. His published research work has predominantly focused on the East African Tertiary Rift, which is the source of geothermal energy in the Kenya.