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Désiré MUSONI WA RWIHIMBA

Director & Acting Chairperson

Mr. Musoni is currently a director at Multi-Sectoral Technical Assistance (MTA Ltd) based in Kigali where he provides management consultancy services.

He possesses over 30 years of banking experience in commercial banking mainly from Rwanda as well as the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). He has served in various capacities including managing branches and supervising branch managers and regional branch managers. 

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law.

Désiré MUSONI WA RWIHIMBA

Director & Acting Chairperson

Mr. Musoni is currently a director at Multi-Sectoral Technical Assistance (MTA Ltd) based in Kigali where he provides management consultancy services.

He possesses over 30 years of banking experience in commercial banking mainly from Rwanda as well as the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). He has served in various capacities including managing branches and supervising branch managers and regional branch managers. 

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law.

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Christian MAKUZA

Director

Mr. Makuza currently works as Managing Director of Market Shopping Center Limited in Rwanda.

Prior to his current role, he worked as a Data Analyst at Telerx. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems, and a Master of Business Administration (Finance) degree from Wilkes University.

Christian MAKUZA

Director

Mr. Makuza currently works as Managing Director of Market Shopping Center Limited in Rwanda.

Prior to his current role, he worked as a Data Analyst at Telerx. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems, and a Master of Business Administration (Finance) degree from Wilkes University.

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Jotham MAJYALIBU

Director

Mr. MAJYALIBU joined the board in 2017. He is currently the Principal Advisor to the SP Group Chairman with an overall responsibility to coordinate and monitor the various Projects of the organization.

Prior to this appointment, he was the General Manager of RMT and held the role of the Finance Director as well in the same company. He also worked in the Accounting and Budget Department in charge of Accounts Reconciliation at the National Bank of Rwanda.

He currently serves on various Boards, including the Chairperson of the Executive Committee at Rwanda Tea Association, Director at the East Africa Tea Trade Association (EATTA), and Chairman of the EATTA Finance and Administration Committee.

He holds a Master’s in Business Administration (Finance) degree from the Maastricht School of Management; and Bachelor’s degree in Accounting Sciences from the National University of Rwanda.

Jotham MAJYALIBU

Director

Mr. MAJYALIBU joined the board in 2017. He is currently the Principal Advisor to the SP Group Chairman with an overall responsibility to coordinate and monitor the various Projects of the organization.

Prior to this appointment, he was the General Manager of RMT and held the role of the Finance Director as well in the same company. He also worked in the Accounting and Budget Department in charge of Accounts Reconciliation at the National Bank of Rwanda.

He currently serves on various Boards, including the Chairperson of the Executive Committee at Rwanda Tea Association, Director at the East Africa Tea Trade Association (EATTA), and Chairman of the EATTA Finance and Administration Committee.

He holds a Master’s in Business Administration (Finance) degree from the Maastricht School of Management; and Bachelor’s degree in Accounting Sciences from the National University of Rwanda.

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Bruno Jean Louis Marie CHARUEL

Director

Mr CHARUEL Bruno has previously been in charge of trade finance activities on the board of directors of Credit Agricole in Geneva, Switzerland from 1992 and 2018.

His experience in banking span over 40 years. In addition to working in Switzerland, he also worked in  Luxembourg and France where he held managerial and directorial roles respectively. He was also entrusted to be the advisor of Lord Energy SA, a petroleum trading company in Switzerland. He also won a “life achievement award” from the World Rice Conference in Hanoi, Vietnam.

He additionally holds a Master’s degree in management sciences from the University of Paris IX-Dauphine and a Master’s degree in private law from the University of Paris II-Assas

Bruno Jean Louis Marie CHARUEL

Director

Mr CHARUEL Bruno has previously been in charge of trade finance activities on the board of directors of Credit Agricole in Geneva, Switzerland from 1992 and 2018.

His experience in banking span over 40 years. In addition to working in Switzerland, he also worked in  Luxembourg and France where he held managerial and directorial roles respectively. He was also entrusted to be the advisor of Lord Energy SA, a petroleum trading company in Switzerland. He also won a “life achievement award” from the World Rice Conference in Hanoi, Vietnam.

He additionally holds a Master’s degree in management sciences from the University of Paris IX-Dauphine and a Master’s degree in private law from the University of Paris II-Assas

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Jean Marie GACANDAGA

Director

Mr. Jean Marie GACANDAGA is currently the Deputy Director General Funds Management of Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB).

He previously served as Senior Bank Examiner at the National Bank of Rwanda (BNR), Head Risk and Compliance at Bank of Kigali (BK) and Head Risk and Compliance at East African Development Bank (EADB) headquarter in Kampala. 

He additionally holds a Master’s degree in International Economics from the University of Namur and a BA Degree in Economics from the National University of Rwanda.

Jean Marie GACANDAGA

Director

Mr. Jean Marie GACANDAGA is currently the Deputy Director General Funds Management of Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB).

He previously served as Senior Bank Examiner at the National Bank of Rwanda (BNR), Head Risk and Compliance at Bank of Kigali (BK) and Head Risk and Compliance at East African Development Bank (EADB) headquarter in Kampala. 

He additionally holds a Master’s degree in International Economics from the University of Namur and a BA Degree in Economics from the National University of Rwanda.

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Mr. Eric RUTABANA

Director

Mr. Eric RUTABANA has previously the Chief Executive Officer of Rwanda Development Bank (BRD).

Mr. Eric served as the Country Head, Corporate and Investment at of Banque Populaire du Rwanda (BPR – Part of Atlas Mara and Country Manager and Chief Investment Officer at the Business Partners International (BPI) Rwanda SME Fund Kigali Rwanda.

He also served as the Head of Credit at KCB Bank Rwanda Limited and held various managerial as Corporate Banking Manager, Leasing Manager and Accounts Relationship Manager leasing, Credit Analyst at I&M Bank Limited

Mr. Eric RUTABANA

Director

Mr. Eric RUTABANA has previously the Chief Executive Officer of Rwanda Development Bank (BRD).

Mr. Eric served as the Country Head, Corporate and Investment at of Banque Populaire du Rwanda (BPR – Part of Atlas Mara and Country Manager and Chief Investment Officer at the Business Partners International (BPI) Rwanda SME Fund Kigali Rwanda.

He also served as the Head of Credit at KCB Bank Rwanda Limited and held various managerial as Corporate Banking Manager, Leasing Manager and Accounts Relationship Manager leasing, Credit Analyst at I&M Bank Limited

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Mr. Richard Mugisha

Director

Mr. RICHARD MUGISHA is the Managing Partner at Trust Law Chambers, he is also a Member, Board of Directors of Africa Leadership University, Common Wealth Lawyers’ Association, He is also the Chairman, Board Directors UAP Insurrance Rwanda Limited and Airtel Rwanda, also Honorary Consul, Republic of Lithuanie to Rwanda.

He previously served as Chairman of Business Law Reform Commission IN Ministry of Justice of Republic of Rwanda and as a Member of Financial Sector Development Plan Steering Committee, National Committee on Regional Integration and Governing Council, Kigali Bar Association.

He has served as Teacher Assistant at University of Rwanda and Kigali Institute of Science , Technology and Management.

He has served also as Manager, Procurement Policy and Legal Affairs in National Tender Board and legal Officer at Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communal Development.

He additionally holds a Master of Law (LLM) from the New York University, School of Law and a Bachelor of Laws and Arts from National University of Lesotho.

Mr. Richard Mugisha

Director

Mr. RICHARD MUGISHA is the Managing Partner at Trust Law Chambers, he is also a Member, Board of Directors of Africa Leadership University, Common Wealth Lawyers’ Association, He is also the Chairman, Board Directors UAP Insurrance Rwanda Limited and Airtel Rwanda, also Honorary Consul, Republic of Lithuanie to Rwanda.

He previously served as Chairman of Business Law Reform Commission IN Ministry of Justice of Republic of Rwanda and as a Member of Financial Sector Development Plan Steering Committee, National Committee on Regional Integration and Governing Council, Kigali Bar Association.

He has served as Teacher Assistant at University of Rwanda and Kigali Institute of Science , Technology and Management.

He has served also as Manager, Procurement Policy and Legal Affairs in National Tender Board and legal Officer at Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communal Development.

He additionally holds a Master of Law (LLM) from the New York University, School of Law and a Bachelor of Laws and Arts from National University of Lesotho.

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