Jean Claude Karayenzi

Jean Claude Karayenzi is the Country Managing Director of Access Bank (RWANDA) and Chief Executive Officer. He comes with over 20 years of International Banking and Financial Institutions management in the United States of America and Africa. He has expertise in credit analysis, financial management and general Banking Business Operations which he acquired from different Banks in the USA, Uganda, Congo D.R.C, Burundi and Rwanda.

He is a Multilingual and Multicultural Executive with strong interpersonal, people leadership, global organization leadership, strategic planning and entrepreneurship developments skills. His leadership skills and vision have been validated with the roles he plays as the President of the Chamber of Financial Institutions with the Private Sector Federation of Rwanda and as Board Member of one of Rwanda’s leading Insurance Company.

Jean-Claude has a Bachelor of Science Degree (B.Sc.) in Finance and holds a Master Degree in Business Administration, Accounting option. He has been exposed to several Leadership trainings with INSEAD, Fontainebleau-FRANCE and Professional Development Programs with the Center for Management Development at the London Business School.