Mr. Tiampati is the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Kenya Tea Development Agency Holdings Ltd. Before taking his current role, he was the Chief Executive of the Kenya Tea Packers (KETEPA). He also worked as the Head of Marketing at the Standard Chartered Bank, Marketing Development Manager at Magadi Soda Company and Head of Marketing at the Agricultural Development Corporation. He sits on the board of the East Africa Tea Trade Association, The Standard Newspapers Group and KTDA subsidiary companies.
Mr. Tiampati holds a postgraduate degree (MSc.) in Marketing and Product Management from the Cranfield Institute of Technology (Cranfield University) in the United Kingdom, a diploma of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (DIPM) from the United Kingdom and undergraduate degree in Business Administration (B.Com) from the University of Nairobi.