The Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Investments, Trade and Industry, Hon. Moses Kuria has appointed Mr. George Maketeto as the Acting Managing Director of Numerical Machining Complex (NMC) until the position is substantively and competitively filled. Mr. Maketeto takes over from Eng. David Mwadali who is proceeding on retirement.
Mr. Makateto holds a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Technology Education (Automotive Engineering) and a Bachelor of Technology Education (Automotive option). He also holds Kaizen Certification, ISO Certification, EIA Renewable Energy and RIO-SIYB.
He has over 29 years’ experience in accreditation and quality assurance, industrial development, promotion and productivity improvement.
Until his appointment, Mr. Makateto was the Snr. Technical Advisor to the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Investments, Trade and Industry. Earlier, Mr. Makateto worked as the Director of Engineering at the Ministry of Investments, Trade and Industry and also Head of Scrap Metal Council. He has previously worked at the Acting Chief Executive Officer for Export Processing Zones Authority (EPZA). Mr. Makateto served as Deputy Director Productivity at the National Productivity and Competitiveness Center, working for projects such as productivity improvement, 5S implementation and Kaizen/lean implementation to Public and Private sectors.
The Board of Directors, Management and Staff welcomes Mr. Makateto to NMC family.