Eliud Owalo is a former campaign manager for Raila Odinga who ditched the Orange Party to join Musalia Mudavadi’s Amani National Congress (ANC) in 2019.
|Date Of Birth||1st January 1962|
|Net Worth||KSH 645 million|
Eliud Owalo Biography
Eliud Owalo (born 1st January 1962) is a well-known and highly regarded economist, management consultant, and strategy specialist. He is the current Cabinet secretary for ICT and digital economy. He is the Managing Consultant of Eliud & Associates (E&A) Management Consultants, an International Management Consultancy and Training firm.
President William Ruto announced the cabinet secretaries at the State House of Kenya on Tuesday, September 28th. Eliud Owalo has been named Cabinet Secretary for Information.
Eliud Owalo Early Life
He is from a humble family that lived in Asembo, Bondo District. There isn’t much disclosed about his childhood.
Eliud Owalo Education
Eliud Owalo received his Secondary A-level education at St. Mary’s School in Yala, where he also served as a student leader. He then enrolled in Kenyatta University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Business Studies.
Later, he attended the University of Nairobi, where he earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree in Human Resource Management.
Eliud Owalo Career
Eliud Owalo has twenty-one years of experience as an Economist, Management Consultant, and Strategy Expert with core competencies in Macro and Micro-Economics; Strategic Planning; Business Planning; Organizational Re-structuring; Job Evaluation and Pay Structure Architecture; Performance Management; Strategic Change Management; Training Needs Assessment (T.N.A. ); Organizational Design/Development; Executive Search, Selection, and Placement (Recruitment); Human Resource Management.
Eliud Owalo Politics
Eliud Owalo has managed the campaigns for Raila Odinga in 2013. However, they fell out after he was accused of mismanaging campaign funds. In 2022, he supported Ruto’s bid and got a CS reward.
Eliud Owalo Wife
Eliud Owalo is married to Jacqueline Muga-Owalo with whom they have 4 children.
Eliud Owalo Net Worth
Eliud Owalo has an estimated net worth of KSH 645 million. He earns most of his wealth through his position at Eliud & Associates Management Consultants.