Kenneth Ochola, a Kenyan national joined AFE on September 1, 2020 as Resident Revenue Administration Advisor (Customs). Ochola is a career Customs Specialist and has worked for Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) for the last 29 years in various capacities rising to the position of Acting Commissioner of Customs and Border Control. He has broad experience in Customs Policy, Security and Operations. Between 2010 and 2012, he served as the Head of World Customs Organization Regional Intelligence Liaison Office, for Eastern and Southern Africa. In 2004 he was seconded to the Kenya National Counter Terrorism Centre in Nairobi for a period of two years.
His most recent posting within KRA prior to joining AFE, was as the KRA Regional Coordinator responsible for Revenue Administration in Southern Region.
Ochola holds a Master of Business Administration – Finance, from Leicester University (UK). He graduated from Kenyatta University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Business Studies in 1990.