Mr. Saitoti Torome, CBS
Principal Secretary, State Department for Planning
Mr. Saitoti Torome is currently the Principal Secretary for the State Department for Planning in The National Treasury and Planning. Born on September 6, 1964, Mr Torome is the former Director for Strategy and Development at the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS). He graduated from Kenyatta University with a Bachelor of Education (Economics and Geography) and later joined the University of Nairobi for his Masters Degree in Strategic Management. Torome is also a Certified Public Secretary of Kenya (CPS-K) finalist. Prior to joining the KNBS in 2008, Mr. Torome had worked at the now defunct Kenya Posts and Telecommunications Corporation (KPTC) and later at Telkom Kenya Ltd in 1991. In December 2015, President Uhuru Kenyatta appointed him as Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Defence.