Laban ChegeManaging Partner
Labchey Consulting Limited
CPA Laban Chege is an "Accountant by Choice". Founder and Managing Partner at Labchey Consulting, Laban is a Certified Public Accountant with over 30 years of global experience in the field of Audit, Tax, and Corporate Finance. He holds a Masters of Business Administration in Strategic Management. Laban has also been an Audit Consultant with Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), covering Africa Region, which has seen him travel to almost all Countries of African Continent. Before setting up Labchey; Laban worked with APA/Apollo group as the Chief Finance Officer and was a key player in the successful merger of Apollo and Pan Africa that gave birth to APA Insurance in 2004. He earlier worked with EABS Group (now partly Ecobank) for four years. He is a long-standing member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK), Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), Insurance Institute of Kenya and Kenya Institute of Management (KIM), among others, whose contributions include serving in various committees and writing articles in their journals. Laban sits in Boards of diverse companies in advisory capacities and representing investors. More importantly, Laban is a member and one the Director Consultants of the world's leading Business Network International (BNI) and in the Leadership Team of its Sunrise Chapter in Nairobi, Kenya. A born again Christian, Laban is married to Monicah and blessed with four children, three boys, and one girl.
Founded about 10 years ago, Labchey Consulting is one of the leading medium-sized auditing, accounting, and business consultancy firms in Kenya. Labchey Consulting is a brand name for business solutions today; a firm that is designed to offer tailor-made services that meet the needs of a variety of clients and particularly companies that are in pursuit of making big changes to the way they do business.
The firm presently comprises a total staff force of over 23 staff most of whom are certified public accountants based in Kenya with offices in Nairobi. We have the ability to mobilize resources in various parts of the country given our resource base. We draw on the talents, expertise, intellect, knowledge and the enthusiasm of the staff and associates specializing in various areas of the services above. We attribute our strength to our ability to adapt to changes and demands in the provision of various services to our clients.
The firm came into existence to deliver services that add value to our clients’ businesses. By addressing the changing needs of today’s business leaders, we are able to help organizations identify, assess and manage complex issues and risks across the whole enterprise – or within any part of it – whether they are strategic, financial or operational in nature. We help clients to develop risk management solutions that minimize hazard, resolve uncertainty and maximize opportunity.
Our major breakthrough characteristic in service delivery is the creation of a close relationship with our clients and team organization directed towards addressing the task assigned. Our audit staff pays particular attention to their areas of specialization and the understanding of the clients’ needs and problems.
We have adopted professional standards, develop and use internationally developed technical manuals, interact through local and international staff training programs, and have an IT platform and resources for delivering standardized solutions. Labchey Consulting enjoys an enviable reputation from dynamism, decisiveness, and dedication, and that is why we are regarded as a powerhouse of solutions for business today!
Our offices are situated at Suite Number 16, Kugeria Court on 12 Ralph Bunche Road, Off Ngong Road, in a location central and very convenient to our clients, away from the hustle of traffic and parking constraints of the City Centre.