James Mworia News

James Mwangi, CEO, Equity Bank (L); James Mworia, CEO, Centum Investment Group; Bob Collymore, CEO, Safaricom

Centum's James Mworia beats Mwangi, Collymore as Kenya's best paid CEO

James Mworia, Centum Investment Group’s Chief Executive, is corporate Kenya’s best paid CEO with an annual compensation of Sh201.1 million (Approximately $2 million).

Two Rivers, Nairobi, Kenya: The development is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centum.

Centum Investment Company - Building Value in Kenya: Ryan Hoover, Investment Analyst, Africa Capital Group

It’s gut check time for Kenya investors. The Nairobi Securities Exchange’s main index has lost 31.7% in U.S. dollar terms since the start of the year in response to security concerns, China’s slowing growth, and a brief experiment with a 5% capital gains tax.

James Mworia, CEO, Centum Investment Group

How Centum's 37-year-old James Mworia rose from intern to CEO in just seven years

When James Mworia joined Nairobi-based investment company Centum in 2001 as a 23-year-old intern, his ambition was to “become CEO someday”.

Kenya's Two Rivers Development will be the largest lifestyle center within Sub-Saharan Africa (ex. South Africa).

Private equity firms backing surge of retail developments in East Africa

East Africa’s shopping landscape is slowly changing with the construction of multi-million dollar centres in prominent cities.

James Mworia, CEO, Centum Investments

Kenya's Centum pursuing sales to fund power & real estate deals, says CEO James Mworia

Kenya’s Centum Investment is working on selling its stakes in several firms to fund new investments in power plants, real estate and other areas, its chief executive said.

Garden City Mall, Nairobi, Kenya (Illustration)

The scramble for Kenya's growing middle class: Blitz of mall developments hits Nairobi (Photos)

Nairobi’s shopping landscape is changing drastically with the ongoing construction of several malls and hotels within the city – all scrambling for the attention of the city’s growing middle class.

James Mworia, CEO, Centum Investment Group

Centum of Kenya Sees Fivefold Asset Increase Under New Strategy

Centum Investment Co., Kenya’s largest publicly traded investment group, sees assets under management increasing fivefold by 2019 as it starts a new business plan.