Mr. Atula is the current Deputy General Manager, Operations and Irrigation Management Services (DGM, O) as well as Ag. Deputy General Manager, Corporate Services of the National Irrigation Authority. Prior, he sat on the same seat on acting capacity for the period between July 1, 2016 and January 30, 2018.
He holds a Master of Business Administration in Strategic Management from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from University of Nairobi. Mr Atula is a well accomplished agronomist and manager with experience of over 25 years in scheme, projects and research operations, planning and strategy formulation and implementation, resource mobilization and formulation and execution of irrigation programmes ranging from development to operations. His experience and expertise is valuable in policy formulation and provision of irrigation services.