Charles is responsible for product design, marketing, client relationship, portfolio management, strategy execution in co-ordination with the board of directors and overall corporate affairs. He joined as Chief Executive of GenAfrica in April 1996, a position he has held to date. Prior to taking this position, he served in key senior positions at Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) with his last posting as Chief Manager, Correspondent Banking and International Trade Finance and formerly steered the key division of marketing and new product development. During 11 years’ service with KCB, he spent four years as the first London Representative, developing business in Europe and America.
Earlier in his 16 year banking career, he was for five years employed in the Nairobi branch of a major American bank, progressing from credit administration to relationship management. He holds a graduate degree in Economics.
Charles is a Full Member of the Institute of Certified Investment and Financial Analysts (ICIFA)