Our Vision

“A global leader in investment attraction.”

Our Mission

“To promote and facilitate domestic and foreign investment in Kenya by advocating for a conducive investment climate, providing accurate information and offering quality services for a prosperous Nation.”


Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest) is a statutory body established in 2004 through an Act of Parliament (Investment Promotion Act No. 6 of 2004) with the main objective of promoting investments in Kenya. It is responsible for facilitating the implementation of new investment projects, providing After Care services for new and existing investments, as well as organizing investment promotion activities both locally and internationally. The core functions of KenInvest include; Policy Advocacy; Investment Promotion; Investment Facilitation which includes Investor Tracking and After Care Services.  The activities are carried out through the following departments:

  • Research, Policy Advocacy and Planning Department
    Undertake research, review and analyse policies, and engage in policy advocacy geared towards improving the business environment.
  • Investment Promotion Department
    Target and attract investments to achieve increased economic development.
  • Investor Services Department
    Ensure expeditious and quality facilitation of projects for prompt implementation and effective After Care Services.
  • Corporate and Legal Affairs Department
    Uphold KenInvest’s corporate profile, ensure observance of good corporate governance and attend to legal affairs.
  • Finance and Administration Department
    Formulate and implement efficient financial and administrative management policies and systems.
  • Internal Audit
    Monitor and evaluate management policies, procedures, regulations and systems to ensure compliance with the best practices for effective utilization of organisational resources.

Corporate Values

At KenInvest we aspire to conduct all our affairs in accordance with the principles of good corporate governance.

Our core values are:

Core Values


Investor focus

We put our investors first and strive to continuously meet and exceed their expectations. We Delight in Investor Satisfaction and we put  “Investor first.”

Professionalism and Integrity

We subscribe to the highest level of professionalism, confidentiality, excellence, integrity, transparency and accountability in the delivery of services.

Innovation & creativity


We promote an innovative culture and attitude demonstrated through our proactive initiation of change, shared knowledge teamwork, and fostering an atmosphere of continuous improvement.


We promote and support a diverse, yet unified, team. We work together to meet our common goals


Respect and Trust

We treat each other with the highest degree of dignity, equality and trust recognizing the importance of diversity of culture and social values 


We value dedication to duty and are fully committed to delivery on our mandate, as our service to our beloved country.

Equity and Fairness

We subscribe to cordial and respectful co-existence, employ  hight ethical standards, demonstrate honesty  fairness, equity and gender balance in both recruitment and career development opportunities. 


These are ideals and enduring principles that underpin KenInvest’s performance and culture.

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