Mr. Burua Sanga Shumaa is currently serving as Business Development Manager at Centum Learning Limited based in Nairobi. Sanga is a holder of BSc (Hons) Mechanical Engineering from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) and MSc. in Human Resource Development and Performance Management from the University of Leicester, UK.
With over 20 years of experience in the Oil and Gas industry, Sanga brings on board a wealth of experience in People Leadership, Performance Supervisory Essentials, Emotional Intelligence, Competence Observation, GAP Analysis, Assessment & verification, and Competence Assurance Management system- CAMS Assessor in the Oil, Gas and Petrochemical industry.
His experience is drawn from the Kenya Petroleum Refineries Limited (KPRL), where he served as Refinery Operator and later as Mombasa Terminal Superintendent with Caltex Oil. Thereafter, he took on the role of SOP and Training Specialist with Chevron for East & West Africa, before relocating to the middle East to the Middle East, where he worked with SABIC in Saudi Arabia, as well as ADNOC in Abu Dhabi, UAE at BOROUGE Petrochemical. In his leadership roles, Sanga has initiated the design and delivery of a tailor made coaching and mentorship program and made it available to coaches/mentors/SMEs to help support employees’ development, with the structures, procedures, skills and tools to effectively support the development programs.