Amb. Joseph K. Kiplagat was born in Elgeyo Marakwet County and he joined the Corporation in March 2017.
He is a mechanical engineer by profession and has served at University as senior lecturer and Dean in the school of Engineering at MU and MMUST.
He has co-published over 20 research papers and has made over 10 presentations at international conferences.
He helped consolidate Kenya’s efforts towards implementation of the Sudan Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) signed in 2005 in Nairobi which led to the attainment of Independence by the Republic of South Sudan in July 2011.
Amb. Kiplagat has travelled widely in over 26 countries in Africa, Europe and Asia according him with the opportunity of assessing development models around the world.