Kenya Commercial Bank, the country’s largest lender in terms of assets, has re-appointed its Chief Executive Officer Joshua Oigara for a period of four years.
His re-appointment, was approved by the bank’s board at its recent meeting.
Mr Oigara, 42, took office as CEO of KCB on January 2013 to replace Martin Oduor-Otieno. Before this, he served as Group Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Directors of the Company between January 12, 2012 and January 2013. He joined the Bank in November 2011 from Bamburi Cement where he served as Group Financial Director and Chief Financial Officer.
Oigara holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Nairobi and Master of Business Administration from Edith Cowan University and a host of other qualifications. He also serves as the Chairman of the Energy Regulatory Commission.