Nairobi Cohort

What Does it Have to Do with Me: Understanding Our Calling” - Samuel Makome

Mr. Samuel Makome speaking to our Nairobi Cohort with our partnership with HESABIKA.

He is the Group Chief Operating Officer of KCB Bank Group Ltd., East Africa’s largest Banking Group. He holds a Masters degree in Organizational Leadership from the International Leadership University, Nairobi, and a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Engineering from the University of Nairobi.  He is also an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB) London.

Samuel joined KCB on 1st July 2013, and has more than 20 years experience in banking.  Prior to joining KCB Bank Group, he served in major regional and international banks in various parts of Africa, the Middle East and Asia, and the United Kingdom, over 10 of which were at Executive Management level in Strategic Leadership and Business Development. He previously worked in Citibank, Standard Chartered Bank, and Equity Bank at both international and regional levels which enabled him gain extensive experience and vast knowledge of the International, African, Regional and local economic and banking environment. He currently serves as Director on the Boards of KCB Bank Kenya, KCB Bank Uganda, KCB Capital, and KCB Insurance.