Dr. Kamau Thugge, CBS is currently the Principal Secretary at The National Treasury. He has previously worked in the Ministry of Finance as the Economic Secretary / Director of Fiscal and Monetary Affairs Department as well as Senior Economic Advisor to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance.

Before joining the Ministry of Finance, he worked with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as Economist/Senior Economist and Deputy Division Chief.

Dr. Thugge holds a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from Colorado College, USA; Masters in Economics from Johns Hopkins University, USA; and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Economics from Johns Hopkins.