PROFILE

Dr. George Kosimbei is a Senior lecturer and Director of the Chandaria Business Innovation and Incubation Centre at Kenyatta University. His day to day engagement involves working with start-ups arising from university research with the aim of producing high productivity jobs. He is a member of the Practioners Dialogue on Climate Investment, which is a GIZ initiative on Climate Change mitigation and adaptation. He has previously worked in the Social Sector Division of the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) as a Policy Analyst. While at the institute, he conducted and participated in several studies that provided him with a thorough understanding of the social sector in general and the health sector in particular. Dr. Kosimbei has consulted for various organizations among them; UNFPA, USAID funded Futures Group, the National AIDS Control Council (NACC) and the Regional Technical Support Hub of the International HIV and AIDS Alliance among others.