Benson is a seasoned human resources practitioner who has over 15 years experience in human resource management gained in diverse industries including telecommunications, oil and gas and manufacturing.
Benson has worked in local and regional roles in East Africa, and internationally in South Africa and England, in leading multinational organizations including Engen, Coca Cola and Shell. He has been responsible for running departmental and country human resource functions, providing operational and strategic HR leadership to the organization, and representing the function at Excom. His most recent role was Director Human Resource & Administration Management for Essar Telcom Kenya Limited.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and Economics from Kenyatta University and a Master of Arts in Human Resource Management from the University of Wolverhampton in the UK. He joined Bamburi Cement in 2015.