The firm is owned and managed by its directors and is independent of commercial organisations. In order to broaden the scope of the services available to its clients, and to have the benefit of experience, the firm maintains associations with other consulting engineering and other independent consultants. These associations, secured by either long term or ad hoc agreements, provide, inter alia, for technical co-operation, interchange of staff and joint-venture activities, as well as exposes Charchi Githinji & Partners to considerable experience, and the latest developments in the industry.