Samuel Kamau Macharia alias S.K. Macharia took his first gasp of acrid in the year 1942. He is the Kenyan founder, financier and chair of the Royal Media Services, which is the largest private radio and television network, in Eastern and Central Africa.
Macharia has taken the advantage of his wealth to control the media professionalism in Kenya, whereby he has bought so many frequencies that anyone with plans to open a radio station must consult him.
The different outlets of the Royal Media Services include: Citizen TV and Citizen Radio station.
In the year 2012, Macharia was on the top ten list, in Forbes magazine of African billionaires to watch. He was on the 2013 Africa Report, of the 50 most influential Africans. He got honoured with the 2015 Eastern Africa Ernst, and Young Entrepreneur Lifetime Achievement Award.
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