Tecra Karanja, daughter of Keroche Breweries chief executive Tabitha Karanja passed away on Saturday.
She is reported to have fallen from the balcony of a holiday home in Lamu where she was staying with a friend on Thursday. She was airlifted to Nairobi hospital where she was in ICU for three days.
She passed on on Saturday while still in ICU. Police are investigating her death.
The family did not issued details on the Thursday accident and many media stations wrongly attributed her death to a road accident.
The firm mourned the deceased as a brilliant leader whose passion and energy drove the firm’s innovations and growth of wide variety of its products.
“Tecra’s brilliance passion and energy were the source of importrant innovations that have enriched the company’s product range including the development of new brands that were scheduled to be launched this year,” the firm said.
Keroche said her life should serve as an example to young people around the world to work hard to make their dreams come true.
“While we mourn the loss of a remarkable young lady, we also celebrate her life and hope that it serves as an example to young people around the world,” the firm’s corporate affairs department said.