Dr. Kennedy O. Pambo holds BSc. & MSc. degree from the University of Nairobi, PhD degree in Agricultural & Applied Economics from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology and an Advanced Certificate in Public Policy Analysis, jointly by the Kenya School of Monetary Studies and Strathmore Business School. He has also undertaken several governance and professional courses from various institutions, including Senior Management Course from the Kenya School of Government, Capital Markets Professional Certificate Course, International Central Banking Course, Effective Oversight of Financial Markets Infrastructures, Trade Policy Analysis with a Focus on CGE Modelling, Macro-Fiscal Analysis and Time-Series Forecasting.
Dr. Pambo is a financial services sector expert and senior economist at the Directorate of Budget, Fiscal and Economic Affairs of the National Treasury and Planning and serves as a joint Secretary to the Task forces mandated to operationalize the Social Protection Fund for Kenya, joint Secretary to the Interagency Taskforce on the Land Settlement Fund for Kenya, joint Secretary to the Interagency Taskforce on Biashara Kenya and he serves as a member of the Taskforce on Disaster Risk Management which is currently developing Kenya’s Disaster Risks Financing Strategy to provide effective and reliable funding during emergency response.
Dr. Pambo has vast experience on public finance management and policy and is well published on his areas of expertise.