Jambojet has confirmed Karanja Ndegwa as its CEO and MD effective immediately. Mr Ndegwa has been acting since April 2020.
Announcing the appointment, Jambojet chairman Vincent Rague said Mr Ndegwa had “successfully steered the business, ensuring stability, continuity and growth amid the Covid-19 pandemic, which has significantly affected the aviation industry” during his short stint as acting chief.
“Through his leadership, we are confident that he is best suited to take the airline to the next level in terms of growth and sustainability,” Mr Rague added in a statement.
Before joining Jambojet, a Kenya Airways subsidiary, in 2014 as the chief financial officer, Mr Ndegwa worked at Kenya Airways until he rose to be revenue accounting manager position.