Our Leadership Team
Led by Group Founder and Chief Executive, Idro Taban, KK Group's executive team has been at the center of major projects that have broken industry barriers and created several opportunities for citizens in East and Central Africa.
Senior Executive Team
Mr. Taban initially founded KK Transporters in 1999 after discovering the gap for transport logistics in Uganda and the East and Central African Region.
With his leadership and entrepreneurial skills, KK Transporters has since grown to become a major player in the region, and now housing 7 companies under the 'KK Group' name.
KK Group comprises of a fleet of 100 heavy-duty trucks, 10 medium-size trucks, 30 buses, an international French school, a hotel, and 4 commercial properties.
Founder & CEO, KK Group
Rose joined the group as an accounts assistant in 2000. She started in KK Transporters when the KK Group 'bracket' hadn't been formed yet. Over the years, Rose has become an outstanding performer, with vast knowledge and experience in all departments of our diversified businesses. She remains a great asset for the group.
Administrator, KK Group
Okecha has been a legal representative of the group for over 15 years. He closely advises the CEO on several projects that create leverage and growth for the group.
Okecha is also managing partner at Okecha B. & Co. Advocates and is a valued asset of the group for his services.
Mr. Okecha Michael holds a degree in Human Resource from Makerere University. He also holds a Masters of Laws in Oil and Gas LLM from Uganda Christian University and Institute of Petroleum Studies, UG.
Okecha B. Michael
Company Secretary, KK Group
Pawan joined the group in 2017 as the financial controller. He has added much-needed financial controls to the group and brought a sense of efficiency in identifying what companies need more to improvements Pawan has worked previously in India as well as Mozambique.
Pawan Kumar Khullar
Financial Controller, KK Group
Arike started his career in the group at KK Transporters as a logistics assistant in 2004 after completing his S.6. He then went on to work as an accountant for the company till 2018 where he was promoted to the General Manager position of KK Transporters.
Arike has a Bachelors in Business Administration from Uganda Christian University (UCU), Uganda.
General Manager, KK Transporters
Idro is a dynamic young leader who joined the team in 2010 as a marketing consultant for KK Coaches. He was then promoted to the Workshop Manager position, where he served for 4 years. Today, Idro serves as the business unit Head of KK Coaches.
Mr. Idro Ashad holds a Bachelor of Technology in Marketing from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, as well as multiple Postgraduate Diplomas & Certificates in Operations, Project, Quality, Brand & Communications Management from the University of Capetown, SA.
Idro Ashad Taban
General Manager, KK Coaches
Christine joined our team in 2017 as the Hotel Director. Since her arrival, Golden Courts has seen massive growth in sales as well as great customer service.
Christine has worked for reputable companies such as Serena Hotels & Lodges in Kenya as well as Giesegård in Denmark. She has proved to be a great asset to the group.
Christine graduated from Kenya Utali College with a Hotel Management degree.
Hotel Director, Golden Courts Hotel
Kivy joined our team in 2018 as the School Manager for Umoja International French School. He has a niche for working with people and helping in youth development. Kivy has accumulated years of experience in D.R Congo where he worked as a coordinator of communication & development with ALARM Congo, as well as in Uganda, working as a professor at Bugemba University.
Mr. Kivy holds a B.A in Communication and Business Administration & Management from Messiah College, U.S.A. He also holds a Masters in Communication, Leadership & Management of Christian Organization from Daystar University, Kenya.