Githinji Mbugua is the lead architect at Simple Architects Limited and a member of the AAK. He has practiced architecture in Nairobi for the last decade. Having been born and brought up in Nairobi, he has seen the city transform from the 1980’s to date and has a passion to redesign it to simultaneously attain greatness and equity for all citizens.
Githinji is also the co-founder of Earth Guys Ltd, an environmental organization that provides a platform for key stakeholders to engage ordinary citizens in afforesting and reforesting public spaces in Kenya. Together with other partners, Earth Guys Ltd. has planted over 5,000 trees in public spaces and hopes to quadruple this number in the next two years.
Githinji firmly believes that every human has the right to a clean environment and that Kenya has all the resources it needs to ensure environmental justice for all its citizens.