Kayumba Charles


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My name is KAYUMBA Charles, I am currently Managing Director of AMIFA Rwanda Plc, a subsidiary of AMIFA Holding (Atlantic Microfinance for Africa), a Holding company created by the BCP Group (Groupe Banque Centrale Populaire), with the
aim of managing its ambition of Microfinance in sub-Saharan Africa based on the experience acquired in Morocco through the foundation of Microfinance in

I have 16 years of experience in various positions available in microfinance, such as: Accountant, Internal Auditor, Head of Agency, Head of Operations, Deputy CEO In charge of Business Development and General Manager. I worked in institutions in the country such as the Former Banque Populaire du Rwanda (BPR), CLECAM EJOHEZA, DUTERIMBERE- IMF Plc and currently AMIFA RWANDA PLC.

Throughout this journey, I received various on the job training organized by the various Microfinance partners mainly AMIR (Association of Microfinance Institutions in Rwanda), TERRAFINA, BRS, etc.

The various training courses received cover the areas of: MFIs accounting, Governance, Internal Audit, Risk Management, credit files analysis and administration, Training of Trainers and Management systems.

I am part of the team of 8 consultants who initiated the U-SACCOS Managers at the beginning inthe years 2011 and 2012.