Mr Waiyaki is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a Partner at Mboya Wangong’u & Waiyaki Advocates responsible for Strategy and Development. He is an accomplished practitioner ranked as a top commercial lawyer over several years. He specializes in corporate and commercial law with particular emphasis on capital markets law and practice, corporate restructurings, mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. He previously worked as the founding Chief Executive of the Central Depository & Settlement Corporation in Kenya and oversaw the establishment of the automation of the clearing, delivery and settlement of trades on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. He is a director of several private companies including Enwealth Financial Services Limited and Cities & Homes Limited.
Mr Waiyaki holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from University of Nairobi and a Diploma from the Kenya School of Law. He is a qualified and practising Arbitrator and a Certified Public Secretary. He is a member of the Law Society of Kenya Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Kenya Branch) and the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya.