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Edward Ouko

Republic of Kenya
Auditor General
FCPA Edward Ouko is the Auditor-General of the Republic of Kenya since 2011. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (FCA) and is a co-opted Council Member of the Institute representing Africa. He is also a Fellow Member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (FCPA) and holds a B.Com Degree (Hons) in Finance and Accounting from The University of Nairobi. Before his appointment, Mr. Ouko was the Auditor General at the African Development Bank (AfDB) where he directed the audit function and was also in charge of the anti-corruption and fraud function up to June 2010. Mr. Ouko was with the AfDB for over 24 years in various capacities.
He is currently a member of the Audit and Risk Committee of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) and a member of the Advisory Board of the Vienna-based International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA).
He is the current chair of the African Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI) Technical Committee on Knowledge Management & Sharing that is coordinating the cooperative audit on corruption as a driver of Illicit Financial Flows.