|Real Name||Peter Kenneth|
|Age||56 (As of 2021)|
|Place of Birth||Murang’a County|
|Year of Birth||1965|
|Children||Andrew and Andrea Kenneth|
Peter Kenneth, comprehended to many as PK, is a politician and a banker by profession. He came into the spotlight for his exceptional running of Gatanga Constituency during his term as their representative in Parliament. Later on, he became renowned for his presidential aspiration in 2013. This article peeks into his biography, highlighting his background, education, occupation journey, and personal life.
Peter Kenneth Age and Place of Birth
PK was born in Murang’a County’s Gatanga constituency on the 27th of November 1965. As of 2022, he is about 57 years old.
Peter Kenneth Education Background
He attended Bahati Uhuru Primary School, and then he joined Starehe Boys Centre and School for his ‘A’ & ‘O’ levels doing well in his last year exams. The next step was entering the University of Nairobi to pursue a Law degree. He holds a masters’ degree from the University. Additionally, Peter Kenneth followed an Executive schedule from the International Institute for Management Development in Switzerland. Charting his way towards banking as one of his interests, he has undertaken banking and insurance courses.
Peter Kenneth Career Journey
PK has had a wide display of experience as a banker and insurance professional working with several commodities such as Prudential Finance and Bank, Nationwide Finance organization, Africa Reinsurance Corporation, Kenya Reinsurance corporation in the position of Managing Director, Zep Reinsurance establishment, and Industrial Development Bank as a Director. Besides these, he performed with the Kenya Football Federation as its chairman between 1996 & 2000.
Peter Kenneth’s political occupation kicked off in 2002 when he was first elected into Gatanga Constituency’s parliamentary chair, holding it for 11 years until 2013. His tenure was celebrated with several successes, such as being the best-managed constituency & best utilizing the CDF funds distributed to it. His first presidential bid was in 2013, running the campaign using economic support worth Ksh 300,000,000 from wellwishers.
Peter Kenneth Personal Life
PK is married to Ann Kenneth, with whom they have two kids, Andrew and Andrea Kenneth. He was a tight friend of the late Bob Collymore with whom they belonged to ‘The Boys’ Club’ and a few influential men in the country. Separately, PK was interested in sports and played soccer when he was younger. Additionally, he is interested in manufacturing, real estate, & farming.