DR. FRANCIS KIHIKO
He has also worked with Small Business Scheme of National Council of Churches of Kenya (NCCK) and Founded Jitegemea Credit Scheme (JCS) in 1998. Francis is the Current JCS Chief Executive Officer.
He has acquired MBA Banking and Finance (Microfinance Option), a Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting and Finance) Option, and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA K) and a member of ICPAK.
Has also acquired a higher diploma in Leadership and Bible Theology acquired from Nairobi Pentecostal Bible College.
He has a wealth of experience gained from over 20 years of experience in finance and accounting, business administration and strategy management.
Laban has worked in microfinance institutions such as Faulu Kenya in various capacity as an accountant and Senior Accountant, Mwalimu Cooperative Sacco and Site enterprises promotion as a Finance and Administration manager and Head of Finance and strategy in JCS.
His core competencies include fundraising, budgeting, financial management, systems knowledge, implementation of business and financial plans and Cash flows, liquidity management and treasury management.
She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (Marketing) option, Master’s degree (Strategic Management) option, a diploma in cooperative management and CPA part One (KASNEB)
She has over 19 years’ experience and has been instrumental in the growth of JCS, having being one of the pioneer- long serving staff. She joined JCS in 1999 as a credit officer and has risen through the ranks to become the first Area Manager in JCS and now Heads the Operations department.
Her key competencies are development and conception of new products, risk management and creation of linkages and commitment to change and advocate of continuous improvement
He holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from University of Nairobi and a bachelor’s degree in Business Computing from Makerere University. He holds certification in Database Administration (MCITP DBA), Networking (CCNA) and currently pursuing CISM from Strathmore University.