CAREER RESUME

 Murigi, Joyce Waithira

Personal Statistics

 Address               :           P.O. Box 58624, NAIROBI

Telephone            :          251505, 072-523766

Fax                        :          213990

Profession            :           Registered Valuer and Estate Agent

Marital Status      :           Married

Date of Birth       :           23rd May 1966

Academic and Professional Attainment

1990         –           B.A. (Hons), Land Economics, University of Nairobi

1993         –           Registered Estate Agent with Estate Agents Registration Board, Kenya

1994         –           Diploma of the Institution of Surveyors of Kenya

1994         –           Registered Valuer with Valuers Registration Board, Kenya

1994         –           Full Member of the Institution of Surveyors of Kenya

1997         –           Practicing Valuer

2007/2008-          Board Member, Estate Agents Registration Board

Key Experience

Fifteen years experience in Valuation, Project appraisals , Property Management& Agency services in Kenya, where work done covers the following areas:

  •  Commercial Buildings
  • Hotels and Lodges
·               Hospitals and Schools
  • Industrial Concerns
  • Agricultural Concerns
  • Residential Buildings

 

 

Feb 2012-

To Date                 ATTIC PROPERTY CONSULTANTS LTD

Position- Managing Partner/Director

 

                        Jobs Undertaken:-

 

Valuations

  • Pacis Insurance Company- Valuations for clients for Insurance purposes
  • Pacis Insurance Company Limited – Company Assets
  • Kenya Commercial Bank- Mortgage Valuations and Project Valuations and appraisals for their clients
  • Industrial Promoting Services- Valuations for their Industrial Concerns for Accounting purposes
  • East African Growers Asset Valuation
  • Valuations for various banks customers (Chase Bank, Bank of Africa, Consolidated Bank Limited and Co-operative Bank)
  • Individual valuations in Nairobi, Mombasa and Nyeri
  • Kazuri Beads for accounting purposes
  • Associated Motors for accounting and probate
  • IPS ( Alltex EPZ, Kenya Litho, Leather Industries and Novaskins)

Estate Agency

  • Sale of a residential property belonging to Mr Kantaria on Riverside Drive at Ksh 80,000,000
 Jan 2000 –     C.P. ROBERTSON-DUNN
To Feb 2012         Position: Senior Partner/Managing Partner

Jobs undertaken:-

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

Management of various individual properties in Muthaiga, Runda, Lavington, Parklands and Karen for Fidelity Shield Insurance Company, Ruaraka Investments Limited

Management Consultancy for Residential buildings

  • Luna Gardens in Lavington – an upmarket residential court with 17 town houses (resident)
  • Nyayo Estate in Embakasi comprising 1838 three bedroomed maisonettes (with Kiragu & Mwangi)
  • Water Front Estate in Loresho comprising 45 four bedroom maisonettes (with Kiragu & Mwangi)
  • Forest Edge Estate in Karen – an exclusive residential comprising 16 villas in a gated compound (Kiragu & Mwangi)
  • Four bedroomed bunglow on Kirichwa road in Kilimani (Crystal Valuers)

Management Consultancy for Commercial buildings

  • Rattansi Educational Trust – Koinange street
  • Cooper Centre in Loresho
  • Sarvodaya Building in River road

ESTATE AGENCY

  •  Braeburn School Staff Project
  • Sourced for a residential plot for their housing project
  •  Catholic Church (Nairobi Archdiocese)
  • Marketed land on their behalf in Lavington and Waiyaki Way
  •  I&M Bank Godowns off Mombasa Road
  • Letting and preparing leases in conjunction with Kiragu & Mwangi

Ruaraka Investments

                        Sale of Lilac Court – South C at a price of Kshs. 23 million

   Associated Motors

Sale of a property in Lavington at a price of Kshs. 20 Million

Crown Berger

Sale of an industrial property on Lunga Lunga road at a price of Kshs. 56.5 M

 Zubeda Mohammed

Sale of a residential property on two acres in Lavington for Kshs. 105 M

Kihingo Development

Assisted in the sale of a few houses in the prestigious Kihingo Estate each selling for at least Kshs. 45 M

Sisters of Mercy

Sourcing for residential house in South B off Mombasa Road

Rattansi Educational Trust

Negotiating New leases for Rattansi Educational Trust building on behalf of the managing trustees.

African Alliance of Y.M.C.A Building, off state house crescent.

Letting office space of this building to Intermediate Technology.

Ruaraka Investments

Sale of a Residential Property on Riverside Lane

Kenya Episcopal Conference

Agent for their recent purchase of their Staff House in Kitsuru Woods

 Other Clients

                        Letting and selling property on their behalf in different parts of the country

Managing various residential houses for individual clients in Muthaiga, Gigiri, Runda and Lavington.

Local Agent for Reality Executives Apex in Calgary, Canada

Work involves sourcing for rental houses for their visiting clients, identifying properties/plots for development on behalf of their clients.

INTERIOR FURNISHING

Residential

Nyari                           –           5 bedroomed town house

Luna gardens              –           2 No. 4 bedroomed town houses

Thompson Estate        –           5 bedroomed house

Loresho                       –           4 bedroomed house

Offices

Forest Court                –           Offices No 2 & 3

Consumer credit

(now FSI)                    –           Fedha towers

VALUATION          

 Fidelity Shield Insurance Company Limited

Valuation for their Company assets in Nairobi and Mombasa

Geminia Insurance Company Limited

Valaution for their Company assets in Nairobi and Eldoret.

Amazon motors

Valuation for coffee Estates in Thika and Ruiru as well as a residential house in Muthaiga.           

Kenya Alliance Insurance Company

Valuation for a commercial/light industrial plot on Lusaka Road.

Valuation for Ol Morogi Ranch in Naivasha

Crown Berger

Valuation for the company assets for accounting purposes.

Morendat Farm

Valuation for Morendat Farm in Naivasha

 Harban Singh & Associates

Valuation for two residential houses in Lavington let to the

Hungarian Embassy and Shell B.P

 

Volvo Motors (K) Ltd

Rent assessment for lease renewal on Bunyala Road premises.

 

Pioneer Assurance

Portfolio valuation (Revaluation after every three years)

 

Akamba Properties

Portfolio valuation for accounting purposes

 

Orbit Chemicals

Plant and Machinery, fixed assets valuation for accounting purposes

        

Farmers Choice Limited

Valuation for Land, Buildings and other assets in Nairobi and uplands for accounting purposes.

Carbacid CO2 Limited

Valuation of Plant and Machinery, Vehicles, Furniture, Land & Buildings

 

Agro Chemical & Food Company

Valuation of all the Company Assets

 

Karuturi Flowers Ltd

Valuation of All the Company’s Assets inc other Associated Companies

 

Braeburn Group

Valuation of All Schools’ Assets in Kenya& Tanzania

 

Industrial Promotion Services Ltd (IPS)

For all their Companies Assets

 

Botanical Extracts (EPZ) Limited

Valuation of All the Company”s Assets

 

Maryknoll Fathers& Brothers(Head Office)

Valuation of Land & Buildings

 

Pacis Insurance Company Limited

Valuation for Assets belonging to their Shareholders and Clients both for Insurance and Sale purposes.

 

Serena Hotels & Lodges

Revaluation of the Group’s Assets

 

General Printers Ltd

Revaluation of the Company’s Assets

 

Eslon Plastics Ltd. (Comcraft Group)

Valuation for Plant and Machinery, Land and Buildings

 

Athi River Rolling Mills

Valuation of Land, Buildings, Plant& Machinery

 

 

Galsheets Kenya Limited (Comcraft Group)

Valuation for land and buildings

 

 

Jan 1998:-      C.P. ROBERTSON DUNN

Dec 1999         Position Held: Partner

 

Kenya Bus Services Limited

Valuation for a light/Industrial plot on Thika Road

 

Carbacid (C02) Limited

Valuation for their properties for accounting purposes

 

Agro Chemicals Limited

Revaluation of the Company’s Assets for Accounting purposes

 

Serena Lodges and Hotels

Properties include Serena Hotel, Nairobi and Serena Beach

Hotel, Mombasa.

Carried out Valuation of Land, buildings, furniture and equipment for accounting purposes.

 

Industrial Promotion Services Limited

Valuation for their industrial properties for accounting purposes.

 

Commercial, Residential and Industrial

Valuations for Individual Clients mainly for mortgage purposes

 

Banks – Valuations for their Clients

 

Barclays Bank of Kenya Limited.

Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Limited

National Industrial Credit Bank Limited

Bank of India

I&M Bank

Commercial Bank of Africa

Bank of Africa

Prime Bank

 

 

Jan. 1997 – :         RYDEN MEGHRAJ INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY

Dec 1997               CONSULTANTS (INCORPORATING C.P. Robertson Dunn and

Donald Vincent Valuation Services)

 

Position held: Associate

 

Carried out the following assignments:

 

Rayshian Apparels Kenya Ltd. Nairobi

Valuation of land and buildings for rental assessment

 

Metropolitan Hospital, Nairobi

Valuation of land, buildings, furniture and equipment for

Accounting and insurance purposes.

Jubilee Properties (Nairobi, Mombasa & Kisumu)

The properties include Jubilee Place, Jubilee House, Jubilee Exchange all in Nairobi and Jubilee Buildings in Mombasa and Kisumu. Carried out a Revaluation of land and buildings for accounting and insurance purposes.

 

Fidelity Shield Properties, Nairobi

Revaluation of land and buildings for accounting purposes

 

Stationery Supermarket, Mombasa Road, Nairobi

Valuation of vacant land for mortgage purposes

 

Estate Agency

 

Marketed large farms in Naivasha and Kiambu plus Residential houses in Lavington and Gigiri.

 

Managed a house on Tchui Road, Old Muthaiga.

 

Member of the advisory team of Jubilee properties management and Fidelity Shield Properties.

 

Aug. 1994 –          C. P. ROBERTSON DUNN

Dec. 1996

                              Position held: Valuer

 

Jubilee Properties (Nairobi, Mombasa & Kisumu)

Revaluation of land and buildings for accounting and insurance purposes. Also carried out a project appraisal of their proposed development along Ngong Road.

 

Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi

Revaluation of buildings for insurance purposes

 

Kenya Fruit Processors, Thika

Valuation of land, buildings, plant and machinery for mortgage purposes

 

Industrial Promotion Buildings, Nairobi

The buildings include I.P.S. Building, Nation Centre, Diamond Trust Building, Cambrian Building, and Vienna Court.

 

Carried out a revaluation of land and buildings for accounting and Insurance purposes.

 

General Plastics, Nairobi

Revaluation of land and buildings, plant and machinery for accounting purposes.

Agro Chemicals, Muhoroni

Revaluation of land, buildings, plant, machinery and equipment for accounting purposes and floatation of shares.

Serena Lodges and Hotels

Properties include Serena Hotel, Nairobi and Serena Beach Hotel, Mombasa.

Carried out Valuation of Land, buildings, furniture and equipment for purposes of share floatation.

Estate Agency

Re-letting and negotiating new leases for Rattansi Educational Trust building on behalf of the Managing Trustees.

Metropolitan Hospital, Nairobi

Valuation of land and buildings for mortgage purposes and share floatation.

Eslon Plastics, Nairobi (Comcraft Group)

Revaluation of land, buildings, plant and machinery for accounting purposes.

Booth Manufacturing, Nairobi (Comcraft Group)

Revaluation of plant and machinery for accounting purposes.

Kamiti Tanneries, Nairobi

Valuation of land and buildings for liquidation purposes.

Braeburn Schools Ltd, Nairobi

Revaluation of land and buildings for accounting and mortgage purposes

Orbit Chemicals, Nairobi

Revaluation of land, buildings, plant and machinery for accounting purposes

Comcraft Building, Nairobi

Revaluation of land and building for sale and accounting purposes

Residential Valuations

Carried out valuations for a large clientele in such areas as New and Old Muthaiga, Lavington, Runda, Gigiri, Roselyn, Westlands, Loresho, Southlands and Eastlands.

Estate Agency

Sold a three bedroomed house on one acre in Kilimani (1995, sale value Kshs. 9,000,000) and a four bedroomed house on two acres in Spring Valley (late 1994, sale value Kshs. 17,000,000)

Oct. 1990 –           C.P. ROBERTSON DUNN

July 1994

Position held: Assistant Valuer

Undertook professional exams and wrote a topical paper on the “Analysis of Empty Office space with emphasis on the City Centre for the period between 1991 – 1994”.

Awarded a diploma and subsequently registered as a Valuer by the Valuers Registration Board.

Carried out the following assignments:

Akiba properties (Akiba Loans and Finance)

Valuations, mainly of land and buildings for mortgage purposes

East African Building Society

Valuation of land and buildings for mortgage purposes

 

Home grown

Valuation of land, buildings, flowers and equipment for accounting purposes

 

 

Brittania Biscuits

Valuation of land and buildings for mortgage purposes.

 

Comcraft Building

Valuation of land and buildings for accounting purposes

 

 

Meridian Court Hotel

Valuation of land and building for accounting purposes

 

July 1990 –           SHELTER AFRIQUE

Sept. 1990

Position held: Research Assistant

Assisted in carrying out a research on “Unregulated Housing Submarkets”.

July 1987 –           UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI

June 1990

Undergraduate course in Land Economics.

Undertook a final year research project on :Land Use Conflicts in the City Centre with a special emphasis on Shauri Moyo”.

Awarded an Honours Arts Degree in Land Economics

LANGUAGES:   English, Kiswahili and Kikuyu: Excellent in Speaking, Reading and Writing.

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