Timothy Odhiambo Owase MCIM, (Chartered Marketer), BBA (Marketing) MA (Communication and Development)

A Chartered Marketer and a communications specialist with experience spanning over a decade. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer at the Commission. He plays a key leadership role in leading a team at the Commission. A marketing and communication professional committed to investing in people, communities and businesses in transforming the society for a sustainable socio-economic development. A professional with leadership and management qualities, strategy formulation and execution, behaviour change, social marketing, sustainable development, media and corporate communications.

 Board level experience with fully developed analytical skills, people and systems focus, capacity for growing businesses and solid understanding in designing and implementing results bearing business initiatives and strategies. Strong ability to influence thinking forges strategic alliances and builds relationships. Champion for good governance with desire to addressing social, economic and cultural issues in the society.

Has an outstanding qualification in all phases of marketing, management, communication and development. He has served in the dynamic sectors including, Marketing, Media, ICT, Development and the entertainment. He has provided his expertise and knowledge previously to Rollout Marketing, Touch Media Solutions Ltd, Mnet East Africa, Multichoice Africa and now Kenya Film Commission.

Mr. Owase is current member of Public Relations Society of Kenya (PRSK), Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) and Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).

His academic credentials include Masters in Development and Corporate Communications (MA) at Daystar University, BBA (Marketing) from Kenya Methodist University, Film Marketing from AFCI University and Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, Diploma in Marketing from London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Diploma in Business Management from Kenya Institute of Management, Certificate in monitoring and Evaluation among other qualifications.