Dr Manoj Shah is The Group Managing Director of The Kingsway Group of Companies, which has a Family Legacy of over 65 Years. He has been a Pioneer and Involved in The Growth of the Group Business for Over 46 Years. The Group is Very Dynamic and Evolving at a Rapid Pace over the Last 2 Decades in The Hospitality, Automobile, Energy, and Property Development Sectors in The East African Region.

The companies are spread out from the hospitality industry to the financial sector where excellence has become an attitude. An attitude that sees them performing highly by coming up with new concepts and breaking new grounds in the industries of East and Central Africa.

The Following is a Brief Profile of The Groups Leading Businesses.


    The Anchor and Traditional Family Business that has Been the Backbone and Pillar of Success for The Groups Phenomenal Growth. Over 25 Retail Outlets all over The Country and Supported by a 100,000 Sq Feet Central Warehouse and Robust Logistics. The State- of-The-Art Tyre Centers Provide Essential Services to all Motor Users with The Latest State of Art Equipment.

    Kingsway Tyres Ltd are the sub distribution of the biggest and most assured names, Tyres have to offer Michelin, BF Goodrich, Apollo, Kumho, Goodyear and Tecking. These are respected international brands that call home all over Kenya.

    Kingsway Tyres Ltd has set up a state of art retreading factory with a capacity of producing 20000 Tyres annually.


    A state-of-the-art shopping and recreational complex is situated at the heart of one of Nairobi's fastest growing residential suburbs, Gigiri. The complex adapted the concept of an open-air Market environment (which traditionally exists in every African village) to a shopping mall setting.

    Visitors and holidaymakers alike shop and relax in this environment that boasts of international standards.


    Tribe Hotel welcomes guests to a luxurious experience. The hotel maintains a benchmark of excellence in every aspect of its offerings. The 128 guestrooms and suites excite and soothe at the same time - rich deep colors mix with natural stone and wood, stainless steel and glass features blend with rustic metal and handmade wooden furniture, world- class amenities and new age technology seamlessly complement local fabrics and artifacts.

    The new hotel at The Village Market was conceived from a simple belief: That there is only One Planet and there is only One Tribe that matters...humankind. From the hotel's Inspired architecture and interiors to the staff's singular focus on exemplary service, a common vision pervades: the unity of form and function celebrated within the diversity of cultures, styles and materials.


    Trademark Hotel is an Inspired Intellectual Property by Tribe.

    A member of Design Hotels, the 215-room urban business hotel is inspired by the cultural and creative renaissance in Nairobi, reflecting the city’s industrious and innovative nature in its design. All spaces are designed with the sensible business traveler in mind.

    Each sound proof room offers a workstation, air conditioning, complimentary Wi-Fi, black-out curtains and a large flat screen television with international TV channels.


    The Electrical and Green Energy Solution Provider in Kenya with over 120 Projects Accomplished over The Last 5 Years.

    Just like the name implies, their philosophy is to keep on Introducing new, creative & innovative products to the market. The company has 3 divisions namely the Lighting division, General Sales and Fuchs Oil & Lubricants.


    The Property Development Arm of The Group. Successfully Completed over 14 Major projects including development of Hotels, Residential Complexes, Industrial Parks, and Commercial Buildings.

    Kingsway Investments can best be described as a nest egg, run by a group of Financial and Investment Experts whose main undertaking is to manage property and investment. The company deals and manages a wide range of property, including land. Real Estate, holding shares of other companies just to mention a few.


    Inspired by His Late Mother. Manoj initiated The Kingsway Foundation, which over the years has extended its hand to help those who need it the most. The Foundation has Helped many Needy Projects in Kenya and has been in The Forefront of Supporting many Environmental and Green Initiatives. The Foundation has 3 Major Long-Term Projects: The Amrita Children's Home, The Kaani School Complex and Don Bosco's Boys Center.


    Established in 1993, Growth Management is a very fundamental wing of the Kingsway Group of Companies. It comprises of Human Resource and Business Development Specialists. The main task of these specialists is to constantly monitor, review progress and come up with new business development strategies, for each individual Company in the Group.