Sam holds an MBA degree in Strategic Management and a B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Nairobi as well as an Advanced Management Program Certificate (AMP177) from Harvard University. He is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK).
A true leader and mentor, Sam has a wealth of experience in the banking industry having held top leadership positions at Kenya Commercial Bank Group and the Central Bank of Kenya prior to joining Jamii Bora Bank Limited in 2011.
As CEO, Sam spearheads the development and implementation of the company’s strategic plans, oversees the day-to-day running of the business and provides leadership to the Senior Management Team. As an Executive Director, he is the link between the Board of Directors and the Senior Management Team.
Tim holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of New Brunswick, Canada. A vibrant thinker and innovator, Tim has a high level of experience in the areas of retail banking, treasury management, strategic planning and foreign exchange trading; having held key leadership roles in those areas with various institutions in Kenya’s banking sector.
As Chief Commercial Officer, Tim is responsible for ensuring development and delivery of; quality customer service, product and service innovation and marketing as a well as product pricing. He also spearheads the process of creation of policies that impact on the delivery of customer service.
Eliud is a seasoned accountant, a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) and a founder member of Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (ICPAR). He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from University of Nairobi and has vast experience in accounting and related aspects of reporting frameworks covering various industry sectors. Prior to joining the bank he was an Assurance Manager in charge of a portfolio of clients with Ernst & Young East Africa Region.
Benedict is a seasoned banker with over 15 years banking experience. He began his career with Kenya Commercial Bank where he worked for 11 years before joining Jamii Bora Bank in 2012. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing) degree and a Diploma in Banking. He is an Associate Member of the Marketing Society of Kenya and the Kenya Institute of Bankers.
John is a career banker with over 28 years of experience in banking and finance, specializing in Credit management. He started his career as a management trainee at Kenya Commercial Bank and rose through the ranks, holding various senior management positions in the bank including Group Head, Credit Administration and Head of Debt Recovery. He is a Bachelor of Commerce degree holder from University of Nairobi.
He began his career in banking with Barclays Bank in 2007 as a Management Trainee and quickly rose up the ranks to become a customer advisor in 2010. He later joined Kenya Women Finance Trust, as a Manager-operations. By the time he was leaving he held the position of Business Support-Head Office.
He holds an MBA (Strategic Management) Bachelor of Business Management (Moi University). He is An Associate Member of the Association of Business Executives (ABE- UK) with an advanced Diploma in Business Administration. He has attended various trainings in Retail and Corporate Banking. Peter has 15 years experience in Insurance and Banking and has held various management roles specializing in SME and Corporate Banking.
Simon holds an MSC, BSC in ICT and has professional qualifications such as CISA and CISM. He is a member of the Computer Society of Kenya and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA). He worked for UAP Holdings Limited as a Group Information Systems Auditor and held various positions in Nairobi Water and Sewage Company and Co-operative Bank.
Andrew is a seasoned banker with over 18 years banking experience. He began his career with Kenya Commercial Bank where he worked for 10 years before moving to Equity Bank as a Relationship Manager. He worked for Equity Bank for four and a half years then moved to Co-operative Bank where he held the position of Senior Relationship Manager-Government and Public Sector Banking before joining Jamii Bora Bank in February 2015. He holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration, a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance Hons.) degree and a Diploma in Banking.
Wangari has 12 years’ experience in Human Resources management having started her career at Equity Bank as a Management Trainee in Human Resources and Marketing. She later joined Acumen Fund as a fellow and independent consultant and worked in New York and Pakistan before returning to Equity Bank. She moved to Commercial Bank of Africa in 2009 in various capacities within the HR Function. She is a full member of the Institute of Human Resource Management Kenya (IHRM) and a certified occupational psychologist. She is a graduate of Economics from University of Nairobi and currently pursuing MBA, Human Resource Management.