Dr. Kipyego CHELUGET
Assistant Secretary General responsible for Programmes, COMESA
Ambassador Dr Kipyego Cheluget was appointed COMESA Assistant Secretary General (Programmes) in November 2012. He has a wide experience in regional organisations, having serives as IGAD’ Chief Conflict Prevention, Management and Resolution officer in the late 90s before joining the East African Community as Deputy Secretary-General for Projects and Programmes from 2001-2007
Dr Cheluget was formerly Kenya's High Commissioner to Zambia and Malawi and Permanent Representative to COMESA. He is a long serving diplomat. He also served in various capacities at Kenya’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, including as Director, Foreign Service Institute, Asia and Australasia, Middle East, Research and as Deputy Chief of Protocol.