Board of Directors

Mr. Ntoros Baari Ole Senteu

Chairman

Mr. Ntoros Baari Ole Senteu

Ms. Anne Karanja

Managing-Director

Ms. Anne Karanja

Anne has a Master’s degree in Business Administration specializing in Strategic Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Sociology. She has vast experience in banking, auditing and finance. Prior to joining Kenya Post Office Savings Bank, Anne was an Auditor with the Controller and Auditor General. She has previously headed several departments in the bank including Finance & Accounts, Administration and Money Transfer Services. Anne has proven leadership, project and business management skills and has a passion for service excellence. She has also steered several business projects with remarkable success.

Anne is a Board member of the World Savings & Retail Banks Institute (WSBI), a Trustee and Board member of the Association of Savings Banks of East Africa (ASBEA), Board member of the Catholic Diocese of Murang’a Education Advisory Council. She is a Chairperson of a Self Help Group for mentoring the youth and extends mentorship lessons to students in secondary schools, Universities and colleges. She an active member of the Catholic Church and offers leadership and other lessons to members and Church leaders.

Henry Mutwiri Riungu

Director

Henry Mutwiri Riungu

Mr Henry Mutwiri Riungu is a financial professional with over fifteen years’ experience.
Top on the list of his vast experience is a fourteen-year tenure at National treasury in
various capacities as Senior Finance Officer, Deputy Head of the World Bank Division
and the most recent roles being Chief Investment Officer and Chief Intergovernmental
Fiscal Relations Officer. During his tenure at the National Treasury, he was instrumental
in ensuring that the resource mobilization function was performed by the Ministry of
Finance for the benefit of Kenyans, specifically by reviewing financing and credit
agreements for mobilisation grants and donations; facilitating and monitoring
implementation of donor-funded projects and undertaking research on external
resources mobilization to inform policy development.
Prior to joining the National Treasury, Mr Mutwiri served as a Prices and Monopolies
Officer at the Ministry of Finance, Procurement Officer at the Office of the President and
a Lecturer at Nyeri Technical Training Institute. He currently serves as a Board Member
at Postbank.
Mr Mutwiri holds an MBA in Finance from Maseno University, a Post Graduate Diploma
in Finance from KCA University and Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University
of Nairobi.

Moses Banda

Director

Moses Banda

Moses Banda joined Postbank in June 2018. He serves at Postbank’s board as a Director. He has unrivalled experience in Microfinance, spanning over two decades. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Banda was lead Managing Director at Rosmo Limited, a founder employee of K-rep (now Sidian) Bank, and a Director at Susu Microfinance Bank-Nigeria.
Mr. Banda has extensive experience in creating and building development finance organizations; managing, advising, and providing leadership; institutional capacity building; commercialization of NGO microfinance institutions and provision of consultancy and advisory services to various institutions. He is hands on and has gained practical experience in leadership, governance, transformation, policy formulation, fundraising and lobbying. Mr. Banda has served as a director of several national and international organisations. He is a widely sought after public speaker, resource person and advisor.
Moses Banda holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Microfinance and Economic Community Development from Uganda Martyrs Catholic University and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree in Banking and Finance with specialization in Microfinance from Moi University. He is a member of Association of Microfinance.

Mr. Samuel Bunei

Director

Mr. Samuel Bunei

Mr. Samuel Bunei joined Postbank in December 2018. He has over 20 years’ experience in Banking and Microfinance. Previously, he was Head of Microfinance at the National Bank of Kenya. Mr. Bunei started his career as a Graduate Trainee at the Co-operative Bank of Kenya rising through the ranks to the position of a Microfinance Manager. He has also worked at Kenya Commercial Bank as the Regional Microfinance Manager where he was instrumental in setting up and rolling out micro business across the entire branch network, and at Family Bank where he held the position of Head of Microfinance.

Having attended both local and international training, he is fully conversant with Corporate Governance, Strategic Management, and Performance & Change Management. He holds a Master in Business Administration (MBA) in Entrepreneurship and a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) Degree, both from Moi University. Samuel is also an Associate of Kenya Institute of Bankers (AKIB).

Ms. Mercy Shitsukane  Luseno

Director

Ms. Mercy Shitsukane Luseno

Mercy S. Luseno holds a Bachelor of Education (Arts), in Mathematics and Business studies. She has previously worked as a Physics, Mathematics and Business Studies teacher. As a graduate of Moi University, Mercy left a huge impression organizing and supporting anti-cancer campaigns. Her main focus was creating breast and prostate cancer awareness. Ms. Luseno has been instrumental in creating awareness on environmental matters in an effort to enhance action for the protection of the environment. Mercy has been a strong voice outside her academic career advocating for women empowerment

Mr. Hannington Ouko

Company Secretary

Mr. Hannington Ouko

Mr. Hannington O. Ouko is the Corporation Secretary/Head, Legal Services, Security & Investigations. Mr. Ouko has a wealth of professional experience having worked for several Banks during which he acquired over 14 years’ experience in Commercial Law, Conveyancing Law, Banking Law, Legal Advisory and Secretarial Services to Board in leading Commercial Banks in Kenya and In East Africa. Prior to joining Postbank in 2017, Mr. Ouko served as the Head of Legal & Compliance as well as Secretary to the Board of Management at Co-operative Bank of South Sudan Ltd.

Mr. Ouko is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, Commissioner for Oaths, Notary Public and Certified Professional Mediator (MTI). He holds LL.M (Public Finance & Financial Services Laws), LLB (Hons) and B.A (Hons) in Social Anthropology, Philosophy/Logic and Political Science from the University of Nairobi. He also holds Post Graduate Diploma in Law from The Kenya School of Law.

Senior Management

Ms. Anne Karanja

Managing-Director

Ms. Anne Karanja

Anne has a Master’s degree in Business Administration specializing in Strategic Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Sociology. She has vast experience in banking, auditing and finance. Prior to joining Kenya Post Office Savings Bank, Anne was an Auditor with the Controller and Auditor General. She has previously headed several departments in the bank including Finance & Accounts, Administration and Money Transfer Services. Anne has proven leadership, project and business management skills and has a passion for service excellence. She has also steered several business projects with remarkable success.

Anne is a Board member of the World Savings & Retail Banks Institute (WSBI), a Trustee and Board member of the Association of Savings Banks of East Africa (ASBEA), Board member of the Catholic Diocese of Murang’a Education Advisory Council. She is a Chairperson of a Self Help Group for mentoring the youth and extends mentorship lessons to students in secondary schools, Universities and colleges. She an active member of the Catholic Church and offers leadership and other lessons to members and Church leaders.

Mr. I.J.S Obuon

Chief Operations Officer

Mr. I.J.S Obuon

Sylvester holds B.A and M.A degrees in Economics from the University of Nairobi. He is the Chief Operations Officer since 1st November 2016. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Obuon was the Ag. Director Banking Services & Marketing. He has headed Retail Banking, Administration, Procurement and Property management departments. Mr. Obuon has also previously worked as a Products Manager, Bank’s Economist and Head of Planning and Research. Before joining the bank, Sylvester served as a Research Economist at the then Ministry of Finance and Planning and Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute (KIRDI) respectively. He is an Honorary Fellow of the Kenya Institute of Bankers (HFKIB) and is currently the chairman of KIB, Nairobi Local Centre. He has previously served as the Vice- Chair of the Kenya Credit and Debit Card Association.

Mr. Simon Njoroge

Head Of Banking Services

Mr. Simon Njoroge

Simon Njoroge holds a Masters of Commerce from the University of Shivaji in India and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mysore in India. He also has a Diploma in Micro Finance from Strathmore University. He has over 13 years of professional experience in Business Process Reengineering, People Management and Customer support services. He has been involved in many projects including the roll out of Western Union Translink system, MoneyGram, Delta works and Postbank Express. Mr. Njoroge also has expertise in franchise contracting, franchise management and business development of the 3 leading money remittance international brands.

Mr. Thomas K Bett

Head Of Human Resource,Administration & Property Management

Mr. Thomas K Bett

Responsible for Human capital; Planning, recruitment, development, performance management, reward and wellness in the Bank. Also responsible for coordination of Administration and property management functions. A holder of a Master’s degree in strategic Management from Moi University, BA (Hons) degree from University of Nairobi and Post graduate higher diploma in human resource management, Mr. Bett has over 25 years Corporate Management and leadership experience in the Public Sector.

Ms. Everlyn Madigu

Head Of Finance & Accounts

Ms. Everlyn Madigu

Everlyn holds Masters Degree in Business Administration specializing in Finance from Kenyatta University and Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting Option).She is a qualified Certified Public Accountant (CPA-K). She joined the bank in December 2016. Prior to joining the bank, Everlyn worked in HFC Bank. She has vast experience in Finance, Customer Service and Operations. She has implemented various projects with great success the latest being implementation of the Core Banking System, Treasury module and the ERP systems.

Mr. Hannington Ouko

Company Secretary

Mr. Hannington Ouko

Mr. Hannington O. Ouko is the Corporation Secretary/Head, Legal Services, Security & Investigations. Mr. Ouko has a wealth of professional experience having worked for several Banks during which he acquired over 14 years’ experience in Commercial Law, Conveyancing Law, Banking Law, Legal Advisory and Secretarial Services to Board in leading Commercial Banks in Kenya and In East Africa. Prior to joining Postbank in 2017, Mr. Ouko served as the Head of Legal & Compliance as well as Secretary to the Board of Management at Co-operative Bank of South Sudan Ltd.

Mr. Ouko is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, Commissioner for Oaths, Notary Public and Certified Professional Mediator (MTI). He holds LL.M (Public Finance & Financial Services Laws), LLB (Hons) and B.A (Hons) in Social Anthropology, Philosophy/Logic and Political Science from the University of Nairobi. He also holds Post Graduate Diploma in Law from The Kenya School of Law.

Ms. Jacinta Kasingiu

Head Of Projects

Ms. Jacinta Kasingiu

Ms. Jacinta N. Kasingiu joined the Bank as Head of Projects in 2016 and has an MBA in Strategic Management from the University of Nairobi, a Bachelor of Arts degree holder in Philosophy and Sociology from the University of Nairobi. She also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource from the IPMK. Her experience in banking spans over 22 years having previously worked in Retail Banking, Strategy development and implementation, Change and Project Management with Postbank. Prior to her appointment as Head of Projects, she was a senior consultant at Millennial HR. Through the course of her career, Ms. Kasingiu has been recognized and commended for her role in implementing the Banks automation project and the Postbank’s agency banking project towards the Bank’s business growth.

Sabina Oyatsi

Head of Corporate Banking & Credit

Sabina Oyatsi

Ursula Sabina Oyatsi is the Head of Human Resources with effect from 1st December 2014. She holds a Masters degree from Esami and Bachelors of Commerce from University of Nairobi. Sabina has massive experience in Marketing and Customer Service having worked in various departments in the Bank such as Money Transfer Services, Card Services, Marketing and Customer Relations. Prior to this position, Sabina was Head Corporate Banking, Money Transfer and Card Services. She also served as Manager Customer Relations where she was instrumental in developing customer service standards for the Bank. She has attended various management courses locally and internationally. Before joining the bank she worked for Bata Shoe Company.

MR. Isaac Mumina Mutua

HEAD OF ICT & ALTERNATIVE CHANNELS

MR. Isaac Mumina Mutua

Isaac Mutua is an experienced Technologist with over 20-year track record of managing and implementing innovative technical solutions in diverse industries. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science, Masters in Business Administration MIS/Strategic Management. He holds a number of ICT professional Certifications. He is a member of Kenya Institute of Management (KIM), Fellow of the Computer Society of Kenya (CSK) and sits in several Boards. Prior Experience includes; EAPCC Kenya Ltd (Head of ICT), ICEALION Kenya Ltd (Group Head of ICT), Barclays Bank Kenya Ltd (Manager, Technical Support) and KIM (Lecturer, MIS and Management)

Dr. CPA Calistus Wekesa (PhD)

Head Audit

Dr. CPA Calistus Wekesa (PhD)

Dr. Calistus Wekesa is the Head of Audit at Postbank. In this role, he focuses on assurance on internal control and promoting good corporate governance.
Dr. Wekesa has over sixteen years experience, with particular emphasis on financial and revenue accounting, auditing, enterprise risk management, supply chain management, financial regulations, donor-funded project management, business strategies and human capital management.
Prior to his appointment, he served in several organizations amongst them Maseno University (Head Audit, Risk and Compliance) and Agro-Chemical and Food Company Ltd (Chief Audit, Risk and Compliance).
Dr. Wekesa has hands-on experience with ERP system (SAP), Navision Dynamics and TeamMade audit software. He holds PhD (Finance), MSc (Finance) and B.Ed (Accounting and Economics). He also holds a Diploma in HRM (KIM), Financial Risk Certification Programme (UK) and is a member of ICPAK. He sits on various audit committees among them The Bungoma County Assembly Audit & Risk Committee.