CFO and Acting CEO
Mr. Emmanuel is a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) and a member of ICPAR, with an MBA in Finance, and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting Science. Emmanuel is a certified microfinance expert, a qualification he acquired from the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.
Emmanuel has over 16 years of experience and he has been in senior managerial capacities within the Rwandan banking industry for the last 13 years. Prior to Joining Cogebanque in 2017, Emmanuel was the CFO at Urwego Opportunity Bank (part of Opportunity International network) for 4 years. Prior to the role of CFO, he was the Chief Risk Management Officer for a period of 3 years and before that he was the Chief Internal Auditor for 3 years in the same bank. Through his career development, Emmanuel has gained immense experience from the financial sector, ranging from financial planning and management, treasury management and strategic planning as well as Audit and risk management.
Prior to the banking sector, Mr. Emmanuel worked with Rwanda Auditor General’s Office where he audited different public institutions for 2 years, which he joined after serving as an accountant at the National University of Rwanda.