Eng. Michael Sistu Maura Kamau CBS is the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Transport & Infrastructure. Prior to his appointment, he was the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Roads.
He has also held other senior positions including Ag. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Roads and Public Works between October 2007 - April 2008. Roads Secretary, Ministry of Roads in August 2007, Chief Engineer (Roads), Ministry of Roads and Public Works, Chief Engineer (Materials) in 2006, Principal Superintending Engineer (Structural) in 1998 and also seconded to Moi University as the University Engineer between 1990 - 1997.
He is also accredited to various Professional Associations. He registered Professional Engineer, Engineers Board of Kenya in 1989 (Registration No. A.1387), He also registered Consulting Engineer, Engineers Board of Kenya in January 2004 (Registration No. E151). He is a Corporate Member, Institution of Engineers of Kenya Membership No. M 796 and a fellow of the Institution of Engineers of Kenya (FIEK).
Eng. Michael was also the Chairman, Engineers Registration Board (ERB) between October 2006 - September 2012 and a Treasurer, Institution of Engineers of Kenya (IEK) between April 2002 - 2006.
Eng. Michael holds a Masters of Science Degree in Engineering, The University of Newcastle and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering - University of Nairobi.