KCB Bank
Advisory Business

Who we are

We are experts in Financial Investments

KCB Capital Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of the KCB Group set up as the investment arm of the group so as to provide strategic and financial advice to meet the growing and dynamic needs of institutional and individual clients, as well as governments.

Mission

Providing unique investment strategies and products that maximize and protect both client and shareholder value through visionary management, execution excellence and strategic partnerships.

Vision

To be the preferred investment bank in East Africa.

Values

Inspiration
Simplicity
Friendliness

Board Members

We are governed by a Board of Directors drawn from the main KCB Group Board and external independent experts. The Board provides guidance and leadership on policy, strategy and approval of the investments.

  • Eng. Stanley Kamau Eng. Stanley Kamau Director ×

    Engineer Stanley is currently the acting Director, Public Investments and Portfolio management directorate. Prior to his current role, Eng. Kamau was the director for Public investment management at the National Treasury & Planning helping the government to establish and Implement a public investment framework to improve the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of the Government projects. His formal appointment as director awaits clearance from the Central Bank of Kenya.

    He serves in the Boards of KCB Group PLC and KCB Bank Kenya.

  • Ms. Eunice Nyala Ms. Eunice Nyala Director ×

    Eunice is a holder of Master of Science in Marketing (MSc) from University of Glamorgan, Wales UK and Post-graduate Diploma from Chartered Institute of Marketing, (CIM) UK. She is a certified Executive Coach Practitioner from Academy of Executive Coaching (AoEC), UK being a diploma holder in this field. In addition, she is a Vital Voices Leadership Fellow and a member of WCD Global, the world’s largest membership organization of women directors. She is an alumni of Strathmore University Business School, Women Directors Leadership Summit (WDLS), a corporate governance program in partnership with Cranefield University, UK.

    She has 27 years of commercial financial services, leadership experience and executive coaching having worked for multi-national organizations in the corporate sector, with a great track record of ‘Firsts’ that have remained key milestones in her corporate career. She worked at Absa Bank Kenya Ltd (formerly Barclays Bank Kenya), Barclays Bank Head Office in London, UK and Barclaycard International where she was responsible for a number of countries in Africa. She later worked for G4S Kenya at executive level as Commercial Director.

    Eunice is an adjunct Executive Coach at Strathmore University Business School and a seasoned entrepreneur in niche sectors, with focus on corporate soft skills development. She has been instrumental in the training of ambassadors & diplomats at Foreign Service Academy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. She previously served as Business Advisor Goldman Sachs 10K Women program at United States International University (USIU) Africa, offering business advisory services to entrepreneurs. Her entrepreneurship skills drawn from Babson College, USA and MCTC Israel.

    She has a number of past and active roles on board service as both Chair and Non-Executive Director (NED) for financial institutions, global listed companies and Not-For-Profit organizations, being an alumni of corporate governance training (WDLS She is a member of  Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) Foundation where she serves on the Anti-Corruption Multi Sectorial Steering Committee.

  • Mary Oganga Mary Oganga Secretary to the Board ×

    Mary Oganga joined the Bank in 1993 and is currently working at Securities Documentation Centre as a Senior Legal Counsel. She is in Charge of Legal Documentation for Corporate Mortgage and Asset Finance Units she also supports KCB Group subsidiaries in Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan in syndicated and project finance lending.

    She has also worked as the Ag. Company Secretary and Head of Legal and Compliance Uganda from 29th  January 2019 till 29th July 2019. She also worked in Legal Department from 2003 till July 2015 as a Legal Manager, Head Office and International Businesses.

    She has experience in Corporate Governance and Company Secretarial work since 2005 and has served as the Company Secretary of KCB Bank South Sudan, KCB Bank Rwanda, KCB Foundation, Procurement & Credit Committees (KCB Ltd), she has from time to time supported in carrying out secretarial duties for KCB Capital, KCB Investment, NBK Credit Committee and KCB Group Risk Committee. Experienced Legal Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the financial sector.

    Skilled in Corporate Law, International Law and Banking. On Professional qualifications and membership, she holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree and Masters in Law in Public International Law (LLM) from the University of Nairobi. She is an Accredited Governance Auditor and Certified Public Secretary from the Institute of Certified Secretaries and Certified Professional Mediator.

    She is also an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, Commissioner for Oaths and a Notary Public. She is a member of the Law Society of Kenya, East African Law Society, Instituted of Certified Secretaries and an Alumnus of International Law Development Organisation (IDLO).

  • Paul Russo Paul Russo Director ×

    Mr. Russo is the Group Regional Business Director, KCB Group Plc and the Managing Director, National Bank of Kenya (NBK), a subsidiary of KCB Group Plc. He was appointed the MD in October 2019. He has over 18 years of work experience spanning executive and key roles including group HR Director (KCB Group Plc), Receiver Manager (Chase Bank), Head of HR (Barclays Standard Services – Barclays Africa), Regional HR Head and HR Change lead (Barclays Africa), Head of HR (Barclays Tanzania), Head of Human Capital (PwC), Chief HR officer (K-Rep Bank), HR Manager (Unga Holdings) and Acting Compensation and Benefits Manager (Kenya Breweries). Paul holds an MBA from Strathmore University Business School and a Bachelor of Business Management from Moi University. He also holds a senior executive program for Africa Certificate from Harvard Business School and a Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management from the Institute of Human Resources (Kenya). Paul also serves as a director in the Boards of KCB Bank Uganda Limited, KCB Insurance Agency and KCB Capital Limited

The story behind KCB Capital

In 2013, KCB Capital Limited was established to leverage the existing relationships and trust network KCB group had established in the region, allowing them to take advantage of the strong economic performance of the East African economies. 2014 became a monumental year for KCB Capital, becoming fully licensed by the Capital Markets Authority to undertake investment banking activities and thereafter acquiring trading rights on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) in September.