Robert A. Kakande

Robert A. Kakande

FCCA

Robert is the Executive Director of FINCA Uganda Ltd (MDI), the first Microfinance Deposit taking institution to be regulated by the Central Bank in Uganda that has grown very fast with over 300,000 customers served through a network of 27 branches and robust digital channels. He has a wealth of practical experience in Accounting, Finance, Banking and Leadership spanning 2 decades, a dozen of which have been at C-Suite. He is a renowned Banker, Leader, Chartered Accountant and mentor to many people. Robert worked as a CFO and CEO at Quality chemicals and holds a wealth of experience in Finance and Strategy development, havingd riven key strategic changes at Quality Chemicals, and grew the company to a level of attracting an additional USD. 30 million investment in equity. Robert has undergone Advanced Executive Leadership training at Wharton Business School (University of Pennsylvania) and holds a Master of Science degree in Accounting and Finance with Distinction from Makerere University Robert is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants-UK.