Coffee Management Services Ltd (CMS) is a leading agribusiness service provider offering a wide range of services in the coffee sector in Kenya and wider East Africa region. Since 2006, we have endeavored to become the centre of excellence in agro- financial services and promote sustainably grown coffee in the region.

At CMS, production of good quality coffee begins at the farm. We walk with coffee farmers as they bear the challenges of the coffee industry by enhancing improved farm management practices, facilitating a stronger negotiation position and access to new and favorable markets.

Through our professional farm-management services, farmers can control costs of operations, increase productivity, improve crop quality and ultimately realise increased profit margins that leads to economic viability.

CMS Quality Systems have attained ISO 9001:2015 standard certification.



Percentage of Total Kenyan Production from 2500Ha of Plantations CMS is managing


Metric Tonnes of Coffee CMS marketed (26% of Total Kenyan Production) in 2017/18 season


No. of wet mills CMS works with


No. of farmers CMS works with

CMS began its operation in 2006 and is a licensed Management Agent, Marketing Agent and Warehouseman. Currently CMS is managing estates of approximately 2500 ha of plantations which are producing 8% of total Kenyan production.

CMS is one of the leading marketing agents in Kenya having marketed over 11,360 MT (26% of total Kenyan Production) in the 2017/18 season. CMS works with 195 wet mills with approximately 300,000 farmers in Kenya. CMS manages three dry mills in Kenya (7 ton/hr in Karatina, 7 ton/hr in Ruiru and 2 ton/hr in Eldoret). CMS also manages two dry mills in Tanzania (Mbozi and Mbinga) and offers technical support to one drymill in Rwanda.

Through our consultancy services, we support farmers with over 3000ha of plantation coffee in Ethiopia and Rwanda

CMS aims to remain the leading sustainable coffee farming specialists in East Africa; offering unrivalled cost effective coffee farming and value add services using the latest research and technology thereby ensuring sustainable returns to clients.

Kamau Kuria

Managing Director

Martin Ngare

General Manager CMS

Charles Mwea

General Manager CKCM

Michael Gitau

Head of Agronomy

Charles Maina

Head Of Finance

Grace Mwangi

Head Of Administration

Peter Kimata

Deputy GM and Operations

Samuel Ngonjoh

Internal Auditor

Catherine Ng’ang’a

Head of Projects

John Wekesa

Warehouse Manager

At CMS, we believe professional farming leads to sustainability; better farm management correlates highly with quality and efficiency. This leads to better markets and international recognition.

Our Services

Working with CMS means better terms of trade through the following farmer oriented services

  • Agronomy
  • Competitive Agro-Input Supplies
  • Milling
  • Marketing
  • Financial support services
  • Warehousing
  • Certification
  • Project Management


Coffee Management Services Ltd
Tatu City Coffee Park, off Ruiru Kamiti Rd, near the Northern Bypass

P.O. BOX 896 - 00232 Ruiru, Kenya
Telephone: (+254) 20 2530700/1
Cell: (+254) (0) 735-941148, 727-973595