Jacca Consulting Group Ltd has successfully worked on similar projects in the past. Most notable relevant experiences include the following jobs:
Navillus Capital Micro Finance Ltd
- This is a microfinance company operating in the North Rift. It has since diversified into Mpesa business, Salon and Beautician business, and recently into Coca Cola distributorship in Eldoret. Jacca Consulting has been involved in drawing Business Plans for them and assisting with accountancy services.
Alfajiri Express Ltd
- A private transport company. We did Business Plans which the company used to secure funds from CMC for the purchase of buses.
PAWS Africa Safaris Ltd
- A major player in the tour industry that is seeking to diversify into Eco Tourism sector. Having been allocated two sites to set up the lodges by Kenya Forest Services in Naro Moru & Thegu, we did a Strategic Business Plans for the two sites.
HAWKMOOR (K) LTD
- A start up in the tourism industry that is seeking to invest into Eco Tourism sector. Having been allocated a site in Mutarakwa Forest Station in 7kms from Engineer Township in Kinangop at the foot of Western Aberdares, we did a Strategic Business Plans for the eco lodge.
A J Hauliers Ltd
Long distance transporters plying over East and central African region. Has been contracted by Kenya Breweries to transport beer products to various depots in East & central African Region. We developed 3 Year Strategic Plans.
TRAINING CARRIED OUT DURING YEAR 2012/2013:
Town Council Of Nandi Hills
· Carried out training in Customer Relations and Local Government Accounting .
Town Council of Mbeere
Carried out training in Ethics and Integrity and in Provision of Services to Persons with Disabilities to their middle level staff
Vihiga Municipal Council
Carried out training on variety of topics that included Customer Relations, Basic Local Government Accounting, Stakeholder Participation in decision making; Time management; Stress Management; Personal Appearance; Devolution; Performance Management;
Nzoia County Council, Kitale—Carried out civic education to the county staff on Devolution, that is, the workings of the Devolved Government Structure and National Public Finance management Act, 2012.
Municipal Council of Thika
Carried out training on variety of topics that included Customer Relations.
BUSINESS/STRATEGIC PLANNING JOBS CARRIED OUT DURING THE YEAR 2014
(i) SUDAFRIC GROUP LIMITED
Is an engineering and construction company. It is a holding company with subsidiaries registered in South Sudan, Rwanda, and Burundi. It has since diversified its operations into the importation of trucks (Prime movers and Trailers) from China for resale and into supply of raw materials to cement companies in Kenya. We developed three 5-year Strategic Business Plans for its construction and Real estate business, importation of vehicles and supply of raw materials business. The Plans were successfully used to acquire funds and continues to guide growth of its business operations
(ii) RUCHIR HOLDINGS LIMITED
We developed a 3-Year Strategic Business Plan for the establishment of an Online Baby Products Shop. The business concept is a first of its kind in Kenya, just compared to the likes of Amazon.com, as sampling of goods is done online and payment for the goods is also remitted online. It is based in Yahya Area of Nairobi and imports various assortments of baby products from UK, France, Spain and South Africa and sells to the local market in Kenya. The Plan was successfully used to source private equity funds and continues to guide the growth of the business.
(iii) TREK AFRIKA HOLIDAYS LTD
We developed a 3-Year Strategic Business Plan for the establishment of an Online Travel Agency
business. The business concept is a first of its kind in Kenya, just compared to the likes of Amazon.com,
as sampling of travel agency services is done online and payment for the services is also remitted
online. The services, such as e-tickets, are delivered to the client online. The business is based on Rhapta
Road, Westlands. The Plan continues to guide the growth of the business
(iv) UFASIRI LIMITED
We developed a 3-Year Strategic Business Plan guide business growth in digital content business. The business concept involves formulating Content strategy, Content Development and Content management for clients’ websites, social media platforms and mobisites. The business is based on Ngong Road, Bishop Mangua Plaza, opposite Uchumi Supermarket.
(v) VIRGINKENYA LOGISTICS VENTURES LTD
Is a transport and logistics company that was incorporated in the year 2010 to carry out the business of long distance haulage of bulky goods. We developed a Funding Proposal to acquire 15 Prime movers + Trailers for transportation of goods into various regions of Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sudan and DRC.
BANKING JOBS; DUE DILIGENCE STUDY; DEVELOPMENT OF POLICY and PROCEDURES MANUALS; STRATEGIC PLANNING-2014/15:
I. ESWACO LTD—Construction of a High Class Guest House in KAREN area of Nairobi City. Ongoing- Currently developing a 5 Yr Strategic Plan. Construction funds have since been granted by a major City Bank and construction on going.
II. JOSMAK COMPANY LTD-Based in Thika Town and has been trading in PVC/UPVS water pipes and fittings. Is now seeking funding to venture into manufacturing of the same products. Carried out a Business Plan which was submitted to ICDC and other financiers. Funds since approved
III. MOBIPESA LIMITED
In October, 2014, developed Enterprisewide Risk Management Framework, complete with Governance Structures. This document was sent to Central Bank Of Kenya for acquisition of Operating licence and will be used to manage risks on day to day basis , going forward.
In November, 2014, developed Anti Money Laundering Policies for the same purpose.
II. INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK LTD---JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN
Developed the following Policy & Procedures Manuals during this year: (1) Banking Operations (2) Lending (3) Internal Audit Manual (4) Treasury Operations Manual & (5) ICT Manual & ICT Audit Manual.
Carried out staff training on the manuals and did the implementation
I. CREDIT BANK LTD—Successfully carried out Due Diligence study in November, 2013, to February, 2014, on behalf of some investors, for acquisition of shares in the bank and advised on the financial feasibility of the bank. Also carried out a Business Valuation of the Bank and advised on fair share price of the Bank which formed the basis of negotiation.
BANKING JOBS; DUE DILIGENCE STUDY; DEVELOPMENT OF POLICY and PROCEDURES MANUALS; STRATEGIC PLANNING-2015:
I. MOBIPESA LIMITED
Other work carried out during 2015 included developing Investment Policy and Procedures, Board Operations Manual and 3 Year Strategic Plan.
ii. KUSH BANK LTD--JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN
Developed a 3 Year Strategic Plan, covering 2015-2017, in February/March, 2015.
III. FUNDING PROPOSAL FOR FATHIL INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS LTD (FIPRO), KAMPALA, UGANDA
This document was prepared to solicit funding from the Office of The President, Republic of Uganda, to support a Project to change the mindsets of Ugandan Youth so as to make them self-reliant and positively self-engaging. The Project targeted both students from primary to University and out of school youth. It was a national project to be implemented in phases over a 5 year period.
IV. ELEPHANT GARDEN CAMP LTD is a proposed tented camp facility to be based in Amboseli Game Reserve area by Belgian and Kenyan nationals. We carried out a Feasibility Study and developed five 5-year Strategic Business Plans. The project is ongoing.
V. SMARTWATCH SOLUTIONS LIMITED
Is based in Kampala, Uganda, with an outlet in Nairobi, Kenya. Its core business is Consultancy in Mobile Resource Management, Transport Resource Management (TRM) and Customer Support (CS). It creates value by enabling its clients to better manage mobile workers, service scheduling, and the vehicles or assets used in the field, with the result of reduced costs, better customer service and rapid return on investment.
We developed a three (3) - Year Strategic Plan and also developed a Product Proposal for its new line of business of selling smart watches. We later developed the following Operating Manuals (Business Processes): Business development Manual; Finance and Accounts; Risk Management Manual; ICT Manual : Procurement Manual & Investment Policy
2016/2017 ASSIGNMENTS COMPLETED
VII.OPPORTUNITY BANK PLC---JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN
Developed the following Policy & Procedures Manual during this year: (1) Banking Operations.
Carried out staff training on the manual.
VI. UNITED ENERGY AFRICA TRADING LIMITED
Is owned by foreign investors and is a company proposed to manufacture and sell Nitrogen, Oxygen and Acetylene gases in Kenya. We carried out a Feasibility Study and developed a five (5) - Year Strategic Plan.
(viii) INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK, JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN—In April, 2016, carried out a Feasibility Study and developed Business Plan for its first Branch at konyokonyo
(ix) Ali Almazroeu
In November, 2016, Ali, a citizen of United Arab Emirates, engaged the services of Jacca Consulting to carry out a Feasibility Study on Engineering Consultancy services in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Somalia, South Sudan and Ethiopia. The job was successfully completed.
(x) NAWIRI AGRIBUSINESS LTD
In November, 2016,On behalf of their client, Nawiri Agribusiness Ltd, Jacca Consulting carried out a Due diligence Study and Business valuation on Exotic EPZ Ltd, a macadamia nuts processing company based at Sameer Industrial Park. Jacca was to advise on the fair market value of Exotic for acquiscition purposes. A report was submitted to Nawiri and application for financial facilities is under consideration by Gulf African Bank to purchase the Exotic EPZ Ltd.
Jacca also carried out Environmental Audit of Exotic EPZ Ltd for NEMA purposes
(xi) COOPERATIVE UNIVERSITY OF KENYA
In October, 2016, Jacca Consulting developed course content for the University in Project Management, Monitoring and Evaluation and Resource mobilization for their E-learning program
(xii) FORREST HEALTH BUSINESS PLAN
Forrest Health Ltd, is a private limited liability company, is to be engaged in the provision of affordable supplemental, alternative, complementary health care services. We developed a 3 Year Strategic Plan for seeking equity funding from international partners to set up the business in Kenya
(xiii) KENDIRITA TRAVEL & TOURS LTD
We carried out a Due Diligence and Business Valuation. The computed fair market value of the business was used for the purpose of settling Accounts for some founding shareholder/Directors who were leaving the business
(xiv) NAIROBI CLUB
In February this year, we developed a five year Strategic Plan which is currently under implementation.
(xv) KENYA COM RABBIT CONSORTIUM LTD
Was registered two years ago to carry out the business of harvesting and processing rabbit urine into liquid organic fertilizers. This was a patented innovative concept that was sold to Industrial Commercial Development Corporation ( ICDC) for funding. Jacca Consulting Group Ltd was engaged to carry out a Due Diligence Study and Business Valuation of the firm so as to establish the current market value of the business in order to engage Industrial Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC ) for an equity partnership. The funds so mobilized from this partnership was to be utilized to modernize and automate production operations and also to expand its business to all agriculturally hyperactive counties of Kenya with an eye on export market.
(xvi) TERIK FOODS & NUTRACEUTICALS LTD
Promoted by scientific researchers, the client was registered to process pawpaw seeds into porridge that would be sold to schools to feed their school children in order to deworm them and also act as food them. The product is having both nutritional and medicinal value. Other products to be extracted from the pawpaw pulp are jam and juice. We carried out the Feasibility study and developed a 5- Year Strategic Plan which was submitted to Canadian Government for funding. This has since been approved.
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT JOBS DONE TODATE
(i) Environmental Impact Assessment of Jetropha Plantation Establishment by Bedford Biofuels
Inc.,Canada, in the Tana River and Tana Delta Districts, Coast Province, Kenya, November 2010-
ii) Environmental Impact Assessment Study of Oltome Eco-lodge, Meru Conservation Area
(Bisanandi National Reserve), Oltome Logdes Ltd, August, 2010.
(iii)Environmental Impact Assessment of Development of Presidential Suites by Sopa
Lodges Ltd, Naivasha, April 2009.
(iv)Environmental Impact Assessment on expansion of Jomo Kenyatta International
Airport-Uhuru Highway-RironiClass A Road, by Kenya Highway Authority, for Norken Ltd,