Wyckliffe Shamiah

Wyckliffe Shamiah

Chief Executive, Capital Markets Authority

Wyckliffe Shamiah is the Chief Executive of the Capital Markets Authority. He was previously the Director of Market Operations. He has worked at the Authority for over 22 years in various capacities with all round exposure in various aspects of capital markets. He is the Chairman of the Market Supervision and Risk Management sub-committee of the East African Securities Regulators Forum. He also sits on the Financial Stability Board Regional Consultative Group for Sub-Saharan Africa.

Shamiah holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Mathematics from Egerton University and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Nairobi. He is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) He has served on the ICPAK Council since 2009.