George Wachiuri - CEO Optiven Group

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George Wachiuri is the Chief Executive Officer of Optiven Group, a leading brand in Kenya that has interests in real estate and hospitality. He is also the Chairman and Trustee of Optiven Foundation, a charity arm that is guided by four pillars namely; provision of education to needy children, poverty alleviation, promotion of health and environmental protection. He has indefatigably been at the fore-front of empowering Kenyans and Africans in Diaspora, especially to invest in the real estate sector. George Wachiuri is also a family man and a celebrated author of bestselling books; ‘Soaring like an Eagle’ and ‘Unleash your full Potential’.... Read More>>

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Investment, Advice and Commentaries March 1, 2022

Optiven CEO Calls For Education on Debt

Culture of Saving to Change Fortunes

George Wachiuri, Chairman of the Optiven Foundation and Founder of the George Wachiuri School of Mentorship has called on parents to educate their children on debt management. Speaking on K24, Wachiuri advised that the same should be replicated in learning institutions in order for debt management to be a culture.

Investment, Advice and Commentaries January 31, 2022

How to Dominate

People who get inspired live longer and attract other people. They also achieve their targets easily, are motivated, energized, and grows. Teams that are inspired dominate. Leaders inspired can lead a movement that can topple power. So how do you dominate?

Investment, Advice and Commentaries December 14, 2021


It is said that you are the product of the books you read, the company you keep and the thoughts you harbor. At the moment am reading a great piece of work in the form of a book by Chip Ingram titled “Good to Great in God’s Eyes: 10 Practices Great Christians Have in Common”. It is in this book that am looking at the power of great things in life and today I will share a number of them with you.

Investment, Advice and Commentaries November 30, 2021


The 7 habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey is a self-improvement book. Covey states that the way we see the world is entirely based on our own perception. He goes ahead and says, “In order to change a given situation, we must change ourselves, and in order to change ourselves, we must be able to change our perceptions.” (Stephen R. Covey, 1989)

Investment, Advice and Commentaries November 13, 2021

How To Take Yourself Forward

What do you do to ensure that you are moving forward?  Everyone gets into a situation where they feel stuck sometimes! Even those really successful people who might initially look like they have it all, struggle with this.  When those feelings strike and you find yourself flat, unmotivated, and despondent about what you’re trying to achieve, it can be really tough to move forward.

Investment, Advice and Commentaries November 1, 2021


This is a follow up on the need to adapt and understand the importance of moving from dreaming to reality. Last week I shared on the same giving nuggets on how this is achievable. Details of the same are available on my blog and you can read the details plus share. This week we are looking to engage and share on the next three Ds.

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