AIIAS is pleased to announce the arrival of the new faculty of the AIIAS Graduate School, Dr. Kepha Odiwuor Pondi and his family from Kenya. He is serving as the new research methodologist and acting director of the Asia Pacific Research Center.
Pondi received his Doctor of Philosophy in Business degree in 2018 from AIIAS, Philippines and a Master of Business Administration degree in 2005 from Solusi University, Zimbabwe.
He has previously served as the treasurer for the Central Kenya Conference and the East Africa Union, and the deputy vice chancellor for financial administration in Adventist University of Africa. He has also worked as the research supervisor in the GCAS Global Financial Survey before coming to AIIAS.
Pondi is married to Ruth Ouso Pondi, a Master of Public Health degree holder from AIIAS. She is currently serving as the Assistant for Educational Effectiveness at AIIAS. They are blessed with two daughters, Anne Awene (17), a 12th grade student at Hong Kong Adventist Academy, and Alba-Marcia Hawi (6).