Bio Data:

Academic Background: Currently pursuing a Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Administration, United States International University- Kenya (USIU)

Master’s in Business Administration, United States International University- Kenya (USIU)

Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) 

Career: Arch. Manduku was appointed as the Executive Director and Registrar of Contractors on 12th November 2012, and is currently serving his second term in the position. He is a corporate member of the Architectural Association of Kenya (AAK) and Institute of Construction Project Managers of Kenya. Prior to his appointment as Executive Director of the Authority, he founded and managed a private architectural consultancy firm, Cadplan Architects Ltd, from 2001 to 2012. The firm was amongst the first Kenyan architectural firms to expand within the East African market with branch offices in Uganda and Rwanda. In addition, he was a founder member of the Rwanda Architectural Association. During his tenure as the Managing Director of Cadplan Architects, he oversaw the training of over 25 Architects and won several international architectural awards. In 2 years, he facilitated the outstanding development of the Authority from a start up with no funds to a vibrant and nationally recognized organization. He spearheaded the registration of over 20,000 local and foreign contractors in Kenya in 2013 and spearheaded the passing of NCA regulations 2014.

Arch Manduku is an avid reader who enjoys travelling and playing golf. He currently resides in Nairobi and is married with three children.