Chief Executive Officer
He was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Area General Manager for East Africa in January 2014. Before then he was the CEO of Standard Chartered Bank Oman for a period of one and a half years. He has over 16 years banking experience with Standard Chartered Bank across Africa and the Middle East. He has also been the CEO in Uganda and Sierra Leone and was responsible for the overall growth and development of the bank’s business in those countries.
Chief Finance Officer
She has been with the Bank for 13 years. She has a wide experience in finance having worked previously as the Head of Finance as well as Head of Business Finance. She has also held various senior positions at Deloitte & Touche both in Kenya and the United Kingdom.
Chief Risk Officer
He has been with the Bank for 16 years. He has held several risk management roles including Group Audit, Credit Officer for Wholesale Banking and Regional Head of Consumer Banking Credit, East Africa where he was involved in the review of the Bank’s business and operations across Africa and Asia.
Head of Retail Clients
David has over 17 years experience in Audit, Finance and Distribution across Africa, the UK and most recently in Asia. He joined the Bank from Ernst and Young in 2000 in Uganda as Finance Controller and made a strategic career change to join the business as Head of Distribution function for Uganda in 2004. He rose to Cluster Head of Distribution for East Africa and most recently Program Director SCB Way. He was appointed to the role of Head of Retail Clients Kenya and East Africa this year.
Head of Compliance
She joined the Bank in 1994. She has held various positions within the Bank including Head of Africa Finance Shared Services Centers, Executive Director Finance, Head of Business Technology (renamed Technology & Operations), and Company Secretary, Standard Chartered Bank, Uganda
Head of Legal & Company Secretary
She has been with the Bank for 23 years. She was appointed Head of Legal and Compliance in 1999. She served the Bank in various capacities before her appointment. She is an advocate of the High Court and had served as a resident magistrate before joining the Bank.
Head of Technology and Operations, Kenya and CIO East Africa
He has been with the Bank for 12 years and has wide experience in Risk Management and in Technology & Operations. He has held various roles in Standard Chartered in Kenya including the Regional Head of Group Audit Africa. He also worked in the Standard Chartered Group office in Singapore where he was the Head of Controls for Wholesale Bank Technology & Operations. Prior to joining Standard Chartered, Peter worked in the Financial Services Group in PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Head of Human Resources
Florence joined the Bank in 2014. She has a wealth of experience in Human Resources Management having worked as Head of Human Resources and Administration at KPMG, NIC Bank and Kenya Television Network (KTN).
Head of Wealth Management
She has been with the bank for six years previously as the Head of Priority and International Clients for Kenya and East Africa. She has extensive experience spanning 18 years in the financial services industry in various roles and capacities mostly in the High Value segments. Prior to this Jane worked for Barclays Bank of Kenya.
Head of Corporate Affairs and Brand & Marketing
Olga joined the Bank in January 2014. She has a wealth of experience, gained over a 19 year career in marketing, business/product development and sales, in top blue-chip IT and Telecommunications organisations across the region. She has particular expertise in strategic marketing management, customer analytics and digital marketing.
Head of Corporate and Institutional Banking
Tejinder was appointed Head of CIB for Kenya & East Africa in 2015. Prior to the appointment, was the Head of Corporate and Institutional Clients, at Standard Chartered Bank Ghana & West 4. He has held several roles within the Bank including Head of Financial Institutions in Malaysia. He has also worked in India, Sri Lanka and Nepal.
Head of Transaction Banking
Kennedy was appointed MD and Head of Transaction Banking for Kenya and East Africa in November 2015. Prior to moving to Kenya he worked for Standard Chartered in the same capacity for Ghana and West Africa. He has a wealth of experience in the banking sector and has worked in various countries including Zambia, Tanzania and DRC.
Head of Financial Markets
David has worked with Standard Chartered for 13 years and has broad experience across Corporate Banking and Financial Markets. Prior to his current appointment in May 2015, David led the East Africa Financial Markets Sales team, collaborating with our Corporates and Institutions team to deliver client solutions across the region.
Head of Commercial Banking
Fred joined the Bank in 2000. He has extensive experience in Corporate Banking and Financial Markets. Prior to his appointment he was the Corporate Finance Executive Director for East Africa. He began his working career at Citibank N.A. where he worked for six years as the Head of Forex Trading.
Head of Audit
David joined the Bank in 2011 having previously worked for Barclays Bank, KPMG Kenya , PwC and Strathmore University. He has 14 years experience in the finance sector. He is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya and a Certified Internal Auditor. He is also a member of the Professional Standards Committee of the Institute of Certified Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK).