Founding Partner, International Liason
Mr. Mbuthia joined Mungai & Associates on 1 May 2000 from KPMG Peat Marwick where he was an Audit Manager since 1 July 1996. Between 1979 and 1988, Mwai worked and studied within the same firm rising from an audit trainee to Audit Senior. He then worked for two other firms before returning back to KPMG in 1996.
He is currently our client service partner for all the firms’ clients. His experience covers audit, taxation, Institution secretarial, financial advisory and receivership work over a wide variety of business sectors. Specific skills on due diligence audits as an advisor to Uganda Government on the privatization of Uganda Posts and Telecommunications, advisor to Loita Asset Management in purchasing of shares and equity participation of Mutaratara Institution Limited, Motorway Automart Limited and AAR Credit Services Limited. Mwai became the first external auditor to be hired by the World Bank Internal Audit department to audit the Country Offices. In 2007, he fulfilled a three (3) months contract on Internal Audit assignment with the African Development Bank in their temporary office in Tunisia. The bias was mainly on donor – Scheme projects.
He has been Vice Captain, Captain, Vice Chairman, and Chairman of Muthaiga golf club. The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya recently issued a commendation to him on the basis of the support that he has, , provided to the Accounting profession.
Daniel is Partner of the firm, a qualified Certified Public Accountant of Kenya) and a practicing member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK), member of Associate of Chartered Certified Accounts (ACCA). He graduated from Daystar University in 2002 and acquired a Bachelor of Commerce, (Accounting option).
Before joining UHY Kenya in November 2011, Daniel worked with Deloitte as an Audit Manager having joined the firm in 2006 as an Audit Assistant.
Daniel has vast experience in Internal Audits, Pension Funds, Companies Statutory Audits, Forensic Audit, Public Sector Audits including audits of Non-Governmental Organizations, Donors, Governments and other recipients of donor funds. Daniel also have experience in Due Diligence, Company Valuation. He has over 10 years post qualification experience.