Person: Saitoti, George


George Saitoti was a Kenyan mathematician and economist who did research in topology. He became a member of the Kenyan parliament and Executive Chairman of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. He was killed in a suspicious helicopter crash.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 3 August 1945, Ngong, near Nairobi, Kenya. Died 10 June 2012, Kibiku forest, Ngong, near Nairobi, Kenya.

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African, Origin Kenya

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive