|Daniel Kiptoo Bargoria is the Director General, a position he has held since his appointment on 30th June 2021. Prior to his appointment, he held the same position in an acting capacity since 14th December 2020.|
Daniel has vast experience in the Energy and Petroleum sectors with a bias in Policy Formulation, Regulation and Project & Structured Finance. He has previously served as a Legal Advisor at the Ministry of Energy and State Department of Petroleum and Chairman of the Government’s First Oil Committee charged with delivery of First Oil for Kenya. He was also instrumental in the drafting of the Energy Act, 2019 and Petroleum Act, 2019.
He is a Certified Public Secretary in Kenya (CPS), Chartered Secretary of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators UK (ICSA) and a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN). He holds a master’s degree in Petroleum Law and Policy from University of Dundee-Scotland.