Mr. Zephaniah Gitau Mbugua, Zeph is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Abcon Group of Companies. Mr. Mbugua serves as the Chairman at East African Cables Ltd., East African Cables (K) Ltd., East African Cables (TZ) Ltd., Cableries do Congo SPRL, and Kewberg SA. He serves as the Chairman of Transcentury Limited. He has been a Director of Development Bank of Kenya Ltd. since July 2006 and Stockport Exploration Inc. since February 18, 2013. He serves as a Director of Rift Valley Railways (Kenya & Uganda) Ltd., Proctor & Allan EA Ltd., Flashcom Ltd., and Zeniki Investment Ltd. Mr. Mbugua holds a B.Sc. degree in Chemistry and Mathematics from Makerere University.
Zeph also is spearheading the fundraising to pay for the new Strathmore Business School (SBS) building and also Transcentury (where he is the chairman) has sponsored the auditorium of SBS.