Over the past few years Uganda has significantly eased the severity of capital controls, bolstered interbank foreign exchange liquidity and enhanced standards of exchange rate data. Additionally, Bank of Uganda’s ability to manage volatility from foreign capital flows by considering the adequacy of forex serves is a very positive signal for foreign direct investment. Uganda’s interbank foreign exchange liquidity rose significantly.Read More
Significant improvements in the adoption of ESG policies and frameworks supported Uganda’s score this year. Additionally the Bank of Uganda’s launch of its strategic plan for 2022-27 which include CBDCs, financial sustainability and big data evidence the opening up of the economy to investors and its ambition to play a lead role in the economic uprise of the East African region.Read More
New World Health predicts a healthy wealth growth of 38% for Africa over the next decade, with several East African countries standing out. Uganda is expected to see a 50% growth rate to 2031, ahead of the rest of Africa.Read More
Samuel was born in Nigeria where he spent his early childhood. He values diversity as a major force of creativity and innovation. Samuel speaks fluent Chinese and acts as a source of inspiration with regard to ESG and SDGs within the team.
Samuel is a Swiss Certified Public Account (CPA), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and has a Master's degree in International Relations.
Damalie is a seasoned banking veteran with 20+ years of management experience in Banking and Financial Services in emerging markets, with a proven track record on SME businesses,Capital Management.
Damalie holds a BA (Econ) & MBA in Oil and Gas and participates in and practises various Social Impact Advisory Roles.
A visionary leader with a passion for creating positive change. Patrick is committed to making a lasting impact on the continent through impact Investment and Employable Skill Building Programs.
Patrick carries a wealth of experience in the financial and technology industries. He is a CFA charter holder and has a Master’s degree in Banking and Finance.
Cres is a strong advocate of United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It enables her to find the balance between altruism and professionalism with a business capability to extend assistance through Impact Investing and ESG with Monetix.
Cres graduated with a degree in BSc Computer Programming and brings experience working with several international finance & technology companies.
Reginald is a go-getting entrepreneur and passionate networker with a professional background from leading financial institutions including Standard Chartered Bank where he led the Big Data Analytics unit for Business Banking Segment in Kenya, and Stanbic Bank Uganda where he led the Capital Management unit.
He holds a BSc in Statistics and is currently pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.
Prossy is into volunteerism and a very engaged educator to women and children in Africa. She joined the Education and Employable Skill building program of Monetix's local partner and completed it with flying colours.
Prossy’s educational background is in Software Engineering and now supplements the team as Monetix’s first local hire in Uganda.
Shikher helps Monetix to develop state-of-the-art fintech technology to provide people seamless access to financing with a secured and trustworthy platform.
He is a Cybersecurity expert turned entrepreneur. Prior to joining the Monetix team, he provided various technical support in the international market.
Grace is a diligent and accomplished professional with a wealth of experience in the Ugandan financial sector. She contributes her skills and knowledge to help clients achieve their investment goals and build strong relationships with both clients and investors.
Grace holds a Bachelor's degree in Microfinance. Moreover, she completed partial certification in ACCA Level II and specialised in credit financing throughout her career.
With his analytical skills and interest in finance, Benjamin is well-equipped to provide valuable insights and advice on investment strategies and has built strong relationships with the local Ugandan entrepreneurs and clients.
Benjamin is a professional statistician with a strong passion for investments. He is currently undertaking the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program to further his knowledge in the field.