Mr. Shaka M. Kariuki is a Chairman at Transcentury Ltd., a Partner & Co-Chief Investment Officer at Kuramo Capital Management LLC, an Executive Chairman at NAS Foods Plc and a Member at CFA Institute.
He is on the Board of Directors at BYU Marriott School, Leon Business Solution and Viathan Engineering Ltd.
Previously, he served in a number of leadership roles at the $8 billion Deseret Mutual Benefit Administrators (DMBA), most recently as a Portfolio Manager of Global Private Equity, Head of Fixed Income and Head of Emerging Markets across asset classes.
He also managed the investment efforts of DMBA Affiliates in Developed and Emerging Markets, including Africa. Prior to DMBA, he was a Global Senior member of the Global Finance team at Agilent Technologies where he led finance teams in Asia, Europe, and USA.
He is the Chairman of NAS Foods in Ethiopia and former Chairman of Deseret First Credit Union.
He holds a B.S. in Economics, an MBA from Brigham Young University, and a Masters in Government from Harvard University.
He is a member of the CFA Institute.