Standard Group Replaces Sam Shollei With Orlando Lyomu

Orlando Lyomu
Standard Group CEO, Orlando Lyomu. /Courtesy
Orlando Lyomu
Standard Group CEO, Orlando Lyomu. /Courtesy

The Standard Group PLC confirmed the appointment of  Orlando Lyomu as the Group’s Chief Executive Officer with effect from May 25, 2018 during their annual general meeting on Friday, 25 May.

Mr Lyomu has been holding the position in acting capacity since 1 September,2017 in place of Sam Shollei who resigned.

While in acting position, he also served as the Group Finance Director and Chief Operating Officer.

Read: Standard Group CEO Sam Shollei FIRED Over Poor Performance, Conflict of Interests

He has previously worked in the petroleum industry overseeing operations across Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree from the University of Nairobi, he is a certified public accountant (CPA (K)) and a member of ICPAK.

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Written by Merxcine Cush

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