Management Team

Eng. James N. Mwangi

Eng. James N. Mwangi is the CEO of Kurrent Technologies Ltd. He is a Mechanical Engineer, with over thirty-four  years of working experience. He has extensive experience in the oil and gas industry, power generation, and renewable energy which spans over 29 years, working in Kenya and overseas.

He is a Registered Consulting Engineer, with the Engineers Board of Kenya, Fellow Member of the Institution of Engineers of Kenya,  Chairman of the Energy Sector Board at the Kenya Private  Sector  Alliance  (KEPSA), Director of the Petroleum Institute of East Africa (PIEA), Chairman  and Member of Executive Committee of GAMA (Group of African Member Associations) comprising of Associations of Consulting Engineers of African countries. , a Member  of  the  Energy Institute (U.K.),  Member of the East African Council of the International Project Finance Association(IPFA), Member of the Kenya Institute of Management,  Member of the Oil and Gas Contractors Association (Kenya), Member of IEK professional Review Board Panel for Mechanical Engineering and a Member of the Professional Trainers Association of Kenya (PTAK).

He is a Registered Lead Expert with the National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) as well.

Eng. Mwangi sits on a number of Government and Industry technical committees and subscribes to a number of local and international professional associations.

Eng. Mwangi has presented several papers on matters relating to energy, oil & gas and engineering at both local and international forums.

Mr. Sanjay Gandhi

Mr. Sanjay Gandhi is the COO of Kurrent Technologies Ltd.  He is a Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineer whose experience in the oil and gas industry spans over 29 years, working in Kenya and overseas.

He is a Registered Lead Expert with the NEMA and a Registered Safety and Health Adviser licensed by the DOSHS.

Mr. Gandhi is a Certified Instructor with the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) for the HSE Rig Pass Program. 

Mr. Gandhi is the Chief HSE Trainer for KTL which is registered with DOSHS as a S&H training institution.

He is also the licensed Contract Instructor in Africa and Western Asia for TapRooT®, a root cause analysis system developed in the USA and has deployed the system for several blue chip oil, gas, mining and construction companies in Africa, Asia, Europe and the USA.

Mr. Gandhi is the founder of the Oil Spill Mutual Aid Group (OSMAG) which was formed in 1999.  He is the author of a number of national documents currently in use in Kenya including the National Oil Spill Response Contingency Plan (NOSRCP), Highway Emergency Response Plan (HERP), Petroleum Sub-sector EIA/EA Guidelines and Pollution Prevention Guidelines (PPGs).