LLB, LLM, PhD, PGCHET, CPS (K); Chairman of the Transport Licensing Appeals Board; Associate Professor; Consultant; and Advocate of the High Court.
School of Law, Commercial Law Department, Parklands Campus, University of Nairobi
Prof. Kiarie Mwaura brings to the University of Nairobi a wealth of research, consultancy, teaching and managerial experience. He is the Dean of the School of Law, where he is also a full professor of corporate law. He is also a certified governance auditor, who serves on the boards of the Transport Licensing Appeals Board and National Council for Law Reporting. He has worked previously as the Vice Chancellor of Riara University and as Director of the International Erasmus (European Exchange) Programme at Queen’s University Belfast, where he also taught law between 2002 and 2009. Before joining Queen’s, he worked as a visiting lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton. His expertise in corporate law and governance has seen him serve as an expert researcher for the International Commission of Jurists’ Expert Legal Panel on Corporate Complicity in International Crimes. In this role, he explored the role of corporate structures in determining liability within corporate groups. Additionally, he has served as a consultant on corporate governance for a variety of local and international organizations, including the Financial Sector Deepening Trust (FSD), Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies Regulatory Authority (SASRA), Institute of Directors, Institute of Certified Secretaries of Kenya, Champions of Governance Award, Training and Consultant Associates (TCA), and Lewis Kamau & Associates. He has also been involved, in various capacities,