George Brian Akello

Independent Director


George is an experienced corporate lawyer and advocate of the High Court of Kenya. He has handled a wide array of cases at esteemed judicial bodies including the Capital Markets Tribunal, the Court of Appeal, and the civil, commercial, and family divisions of the High Court of Kenya. His proficiency extends to specialized courts such as the Environment and Land Court, as well as the Employment & Labour Relations Court.

At SIB, George is a member of the Executive Board, serving as an Independent Director. Here, he provides objective oversight, strategic guidance, and accountability to ensure the long-term success and sustainability of the firm.

George is dedicated to his craft and committed to delivering favorable outcomes for his clients, making him a trusted advisor in navigating complex legal matters. Whether representing clients in high-stakes disputes or facilitating smooth transactions through conveyancing, George’s approach ensures that client needs are met with the utmost professionalism and efficiency.

Outside of SIB, George serves as Managing Partner at Akello Karuga & Co. Advocates.

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