Dr. Wilson Soy has immense experience, having worked for more than 31 years in managerial capacity, with Finlays, a Multi-national company incorporated in Great Britain, dealing in tea growing and production. He is a specialist in Farm Management, Field Operations in Agriculture and Performance Management programs, and is one of the directors at LeadStar Africa Consultants Ltd.

Dr. Soy is also a scholar and has a Doctor of Philosophy – Ph.D in Business Administration-School of Business and Media, Bircham International University, Madrid, Spain. He holds a Master of Science in Business Administration (MBA) from Bircham International University– School of Business and Media, Madrid, Spain.  He has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree – BBA from Newport Internation University Wyoming - USA and three Diplomas from Cambridge College, London

He wrote a thesis on Factors affecting Profitability of small scale Tea Growers, a case study of Konoin and Belgut Divisions in Kericho District Kenya

He has written the following publications

  1. The Role of Production Control Using Linear Decision Rules in Production and Operations Management. Ageng’o Jim Roberts Agengoa*, Tibbs Charlesc, Cheruiyot Josephd and Soy Wilson Kiptanuib – Journal – Japast.scriptmania.co; Archive 4. ISSN 2073-8749(2010)
  2. Impact of Deforestation of the Mau Forest Complex on the Economic Performance of The Tea Industry: A case study of James Finlay (K) Ltd Kericho, Kenya. Soy Wilson Kiptanuia*, Agengo Jim Robertsb and Tibbs Charlesb – Journal – Japast.scriptmania.co; Archive 4. ISSN 2073-8749(2010)
  3. Impact of Micro Credit Services  on Women Owned Businesses in Bureti District, Kenya .Soy Wilson Kiptanuib, Agengo Jim Robertsb, Tibbs Charlesba* and Cheruiyot Josephb – Journal – Japast.scriptmania.co; Archive 4. ISSN 2073-8749(2010)

Dr. Soy is a motivational speaker. He has delivered his talks in colleges schools and other public forums. He is a part time Lecturer of Entrepreneurship for students pursuing MBA at Kenyatta University and  post graduate diploma on Corporate Governance at KCA University.
He is a Full Member of Kenya Institute of Management(FKIM) and also KIM council member. He is also a council member of Association of professional Societies of East Africa(APSEA)

Dr. Soy is a widely travelled Scholar in pursuit of business leadership and management knowledge. He attended trainings both locally and internationally organized by various world renown trainers including Tack International, KIM and also Advanced Management training in Singapore.
Dr. Soy has also attended training in Corporate Governance hosted by Centre for Corporate Governance - (CCG Kenya)

He is also a renowned environmental conservationist, having joint a pressure group, Friends of Mau Watershed – FOMAWA, to conserve and restore the Mau Water Towers. Since 1992, he has developed keen interest on the health of Mau forest complex and its impact on the farming sector in South Rift region.  

In 2008, he was appointed by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kenya as a Member of the Task Force to look at Mau Forest Complex issues.

Dr. Soy has been actively involved in matters of conflict resolution in a multi- ethnic community and in various initiatives touching on social, educational and economic welfare of the society

He is the Founder Director of LeadStar Africa Consultants Ltd, an initiative for empowering people in matters of education, business leadership and management with good corporate governance as a vehicle for sustainability