In the 1930s he ran the business alone as a one man operation. He would ride a bike to the site. He later founded CEIL in 1951
He worked with his father and helped build the company. He took over from his father in 1963.
With over 6 decades of experience, CEIL has grown to be the premiere organization in electrical contracting works, data, and communications.
Our vision is to remain the premiere organization that inspires thinking which brings meaningful change to the lives we touch around the globe.
From its beginning in 1951 as a small setup in Mombasa, Kenya, CEIL has grown into a multinational and multidisciplinary electrical engineering and contracting organization with established offices in many parts of the African continent and is still growing. We help the end users in our projects to create an ambiance of their choice by offering customized power solutions to their individual taste.
The name CEIL is synonymous with quality and performance within the construction industry and beyond. Our knowledge and expertise has been earned through qualifications and decades of experience. At present we execute multiple magnitudes and complexities of projects in many parts of African continent. CEIL through its Head Office in Nairobi, Kenya has branched out into various parts of East, Central, Western and Southern Africa: Clients thus benefit from the personal approach of a local company with expertise and resource that satisfy international quality and standards. In the markets we work in, we endeavor to become a leader in our field of energy engineering.