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Alphonsine RUBANGURA

Board Chairperson

Mrs. Rubangura is currently the Deputy Managing Director of I KAY Inc. ltd, a local company that deals in Real Estate management. Prior to joining I KAY Inc. ltd, she was in UPROTUR, a local company that deals in Steel and Related products, where she occupied various roles including Head of Imports and Exports, Head of Finance and Planning and Deputy Managing Director.

She is currently a board member of Prime insurance and previously served as the Chairperson of the Board of Directors at COGEAR Insurance Company from 2005 to 2008; She previously served as a Board member in COGEBANQUE from 2006 to 2008.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science (Administration) and is currently pursuing the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) designation.

Alphonsine RUBANGURA

Board Chairperson

Mrs. Rubangura is currently the Deputy Managing Director of I KAY Inc. ltd, a local company that deals in Real Estate management. Prior to joining I KAY Inc. ltd, she was in UPROTUR, a local company that deals in Steel and Related products, where she occupied various roles including Head of Imports and Exports, Head of Finance and Planning and Deputy Managing Director.

She is currently a board member of Prime insurance and previously served as the Chairperson of the Board of Directors at COGEAR Insurance Company from 2005 to 2008; She previously served as a Board member in COGEBANQUE from 2006 to 2008.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science (Administration) and is currently pursuing the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) designation.

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Désiré MUSONI wa RWIHIMBA

Director

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

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 RSSB 

He previously served as Risk Consultant and advisor at the Rwanda Development Bank (BRD) and Head Risk Management & Compliance at EAST AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK/Kampala and also as Risk and Compliance Manger at Bank of Kigali (BK) 

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 RSSB 

He previously served as Risk Consultant and advisor at the Rwanda Development Bank (BRD) and Head Risk Management & Compliance at EAST AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK/Kampala and also as Risk and Compliance Manger at Bank of Kigali (BK) 

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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