Dr Ben Chumo Biography:Dr Ben Chumo is the Managing Director and CEO of Kenya Power Company Limited, born on 11th July 1956 in Kipkabus, Uasin Gishu County.
Dr. Chumo attended primary education at Ndalat Primary School from 1966 to 1973. He then joined St. Joseph Secondary School in Trans Nzoia County in 1974 and later Kakibei Secondary School in Kericho County from 1975 to 1977.
In 1978 to 1979, Dr. Chumo joined Kabianga High School in Kericho for his ‘A’ level studies. In 1980, he was admitted to the University of Nairobi and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1984.
Dr. Chumo later joined the same University and graduated with a Master of Business Administration in 2006.
In 2009, he enrolled for a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Human Resource Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, where he graduated in 2013.
Ben Chumo is a family man with 4 daughters and 1 son.
Dr. Chumo was awarded the Order of the Grand Warrior (OGW) of Kenya by the third President of Kenya, H.E. Hon. Mwai Kibaki in 2008.