Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
PO Box 11353
For the attention of: Warucu Itotia
Telephone: +254 202923000
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.fsdafrica.org
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Other: Donor Agency using funds from EU member state (United Kingdom)
Other: International development
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Capital markets authority of Kenya — procurement of project management office for Islamic finance.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Nairobi, Kenya.
II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The Capital Markets Authority of Kenya (‘CMA’) and FSD Africa (‘FSDA’) are inviting Expressions of Interest from consulting firms to support the establishment of a Project Management Office (‘PMO’) which will help design and coordinate a range of interventions to enhance Islamic finance markets in Kenya.
The Services will involve the supply of specialist consultant(s) into the CMA over at least a two year period to work closely with its management to review and implement the recommendations of a scoping exercise carried out in mid-2014 into how to build Islamic finance markets in Kenya. The PMO will be housed at the CMA and will lead coordination of a cross-financial sector programme which includes regulatory reform, the establishment of a National Shariah Supervisory Board, capacity building and awareness raising.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV) II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: no
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
Section V: Award of contract
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 3
Number of offers received by electronic means: 3
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken V.4)Information on value of contract
Initial estimated total value of the contract:
Value: 649 000 USD
V.5)Information about subcontracting
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): UK Department for International Development.
EOI should contain:
— names, CVs and location of key individuals,
— an outline of team structure,
— a short statement of why you believe your firm has the right experience and blend of expertise for this assignment,
— a short description of anticipated risks and how you would expect to deal with these,
— confirmation of your firm's availability to carry out this work, giving details of any prior calls on your firm's time (It is envisaged that the project will start in late July 2015, with deployment of consultants on site in August),
— any other information that you believe should be taken into account in the shortlisting process.
Please note — a fully costed proposal and/or detailed work plan is not required at this stage.
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: