President Kikwete appoints Masikitiko new TBS Director General

President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete has appointed Mr. Joseph B. Masikitiko as the Director General of the Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) with effect from August 07, 2015.

Prior to the appointment, Mr. Masikitiko (55) was the TBS Acting Director General.

Other positions which Mr. Masikitiko served before at the Bureau were, the Director of Corporate Services (DCS), Finance and Administration Manager and the Chief Accountant.

Before joining TBS, he also worked in other institutions including the Tanzania Postal Bank where he held the position of internal auditor and the National Bank of Commerce where he served as the chief of finance, treasury operations manager and fund management manager, to mention a few.

The new TBS boss holds Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with more than 36 years of working experience in the banking industry and trade sectors in both public and private sectors. He has served in various senior managerial position for more than 24 years.