Angela Padua MUTESI
Head of Legal and Company Secretary
Mrs. Angela is the Head of Legal and Company Secretary at Cogebanque Plc since January 2019. Since joining the Bank, Angela has overseen and managed the legal services of the Bank such as litigation and contract management to mention but a few. Furthermore, she is responsible for providing corporate governance advise to the Board of Directors and the Bank’s stakeholders.
Angela has a diverse legal background spanning over 11 years. Prior to joining the Bank, she served as the Legal Manager and Company Secretary of Letshego Rwanda Plc, a Pan-African Microfinance Bank. She also worked with the International Criminal Court in Nairobi for 5 years, UNHCR in Kigali in 2010 and was a legal advisor to the Registrar General of Companies at the Rwanda Development Board in 2009.
She holds a Masters of Law Degree from the University of Pretoria school of Law and a Bachelor of Law Degree from the University of Western Cape in South Africa. In addition, she has undergone various training in legal and corporate governance.