DR. KHADIJAH KASSACHOON, CBS
Dr. Khadijah Kassachoon, CBS, Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Labour and East Africa Community, was born in 1969.
She is currently undertaking PhD in Business Management in the University of Nairobi. In 2008 she graduated with Masters of Business Administration, University of Nairobi – Majored in International Business- Previously in the year 1989 to 1994 she graduated with Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Nairobi.
Dr. Kassachoon worked in Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) as a manager and as a Chief Executive Officer in Kenya Accreditation Services (KENAS). She worked for UNIDO as Regional Coordinator for East Africa Community on Trade Capacity Building.
She then joined the Civil Service 2013 as a Principal Secretary Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, State Department of Livestock. Later in the year 2014 and 2016 transferred to Ministry of Health and Ministry of Labour and East Africa Affairs respectively in the same capacity.
Dr. Kassachoon is an expert in management systems and accreditation.