Joel KAYONGA is currently the Commercial Director, having assumed the role in mid- 2019 and is primarily charged with overseeing the Bank’s business segments- i.e. Retail, Business, and Corporate Banking as well as Marketing and Product Development, and Digital Banking and Alternative Channels.
He has previously served as the Deputy Director of Credit, prior to assuming the role of Director of Credit in late 2016 overseeing the bank’s credit portfolio. Before joining, he served in the Financial Sector Development Secretariat and then as Advisor to the Minister in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development.
He holds a Masters of Arts (Hons) in Economics and Finance from University of Aberdeen, in the UK, and a Masters of Arts in International Comparative and Commercial Law from School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.