Rev Dr Sam Kobia is a Methodist clergyman and the first African to be elected General Secretary of the World Council of Churches. Dr. Kobia is now working as the senior advisor of President Uhuru Kenyatta on matters of peace, cohesion, and conflict resolution. He has also been serving as the ABLI moderator since 2016. Dr Kobia’s role will be moderating and facilitating conversation.
Rt. Lord Paul Boateng is a British Labour Party politician, who was the Member of Parliament (MP) from 1987 to 2005. He served as the British High Commissioner to South Africa from March 2005 to May 2009. He was introduced as a member of the House of Lords on 1 July 2010.
James Featherby is the Chair of Trustees of the British and Foreign Bible Society (BFBS). He Mr Featherby is an author and speaker on faith and business, and was a partner of London law firm Slaughter and May for over 20 years. He is Chair of the Church of England's Ethical Investment Advisory Group.
Professor Mumo Kisau is the Vice Chancellor of Scott Christian University and Chairperson of the Board of the Bible Society of Kenya. Besides working as the Deputy Principal at African Leadership University, Professor Kisau was involved in advisory roles for Non-Governmental Organisations.
Caroline Marsh is one of Britain’s leading female property investors and an inspiration to thousands. In Autumn 2008 Caroline was catapulted into the media limelight, when she was featured on prime-time Channel 4 television as a philanthropic ‘Secret Millionaire’
Seble Hailu is a doctoral student at Oxford (Omega) Graduate School and has a background in theology, educational Psychology and Human Relations. Having the comparative advantage of combining management and psychology, Seble has a wide range of work experience in management, education, HIV/AIDS, gender, psychological counselling, community mobilization, research, and training in government and non-government organizations, as well as private companies and UN agencies.