Gift Dauchi is a well-accomplished Oil & Gas specialist with two decades of experience in Oil & Gas operations, specialising in Marine terminals, Joint Ventures and Aviation Fuel operations. She is currently serving as the Group Head of Operations at Rubis Energy located in Nairobi, Kenya. As part of the Group Executive Committee her role entails setting up long-term technical and operational strategies in East and Southern Africa by enforcing and fulfilling company practices regarding sustainable operations concerning people, and the environment. Gift has extensive experience in establishing risk and control frameworks including achieving operational excellence by ensuring asset integrity, capital projects implementation, budgeting and training. Her work experience with other organizations also includes ExxonMobil, BP and Puma Energy. She has a BSc in Production Management from the Copperbelt University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Edinburgh Business School, Herriot Watt University, Scotland.