A seasoned HR practitioner with 21 years working experience. Tom has worked in the telecoms sector for the last three years, initially as a Talent Head for airtel Africa, covering 17 countries, and later as a HR Business partner. He recently joined Safaricom as the Head of HRBP for the commercial functions. He has had career stints in Nigeria and other parts of Africa. He has excelled as a teacher, a HR consultant, and worked in the hospitality, manufacturing and airline industry. During his long experience, Tom has lead key transformational programs in organizational culture, organization design, Industrial Relations and talent management. Tom holds an MBA in Human Resources from the University of Nairobi, a Bachelor of Education (Arts) from Kenyatta University and a Higher Diploma in HR from the Institute of Personnel Management (now the Institute of Human Resources Management of Kenya).