Dr. George Kipngetich Kosimbei

Dr. Kosimbei is an active consultant and researcher who also lectures at Kenyatta University.He is the Director of Chandaria Business Innovation and Incubation Centre that offers an array of services to incubates.The services include: Assistance with business basics; Networking activities; Marketing assistance; High-speed Internet access; Help with accounting/financial management; Access to bank loans; loan funds and guarantee programs; Help with presentation/ pitching skills; Links to higher education resources; Links to strategic partners; Access to angel investors or venture capital; Comprehensive business training programs; Advisory boards and mentors; Management team identification; Help with business etiquette; Technology commercialization assistance; Assistance with regulatory compliance; Intellectual property management 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 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; 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. He has also assisted the East African Community (EAC) Health Sector Department develop their first Regional Health Sector Strategic Plan. He has over 12 years’ experience in development work, providing high level policy, advisory and technical, facilitation and training support to various organizations including Governments departments, NGOs and academia.