Britam is a leading diversified financial services group, listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. The group has interests across the Eastern and Southern Africa region, with operations in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, South Sudan, Mozambique and Malawi. The group offers a wide range of financial products and services in Insurance, Asset management, Banking and Property.
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Chairman, Board of Directors
Mr. Wandera is currently the Principal Executive Director (Business), Britam Holdings Plc, overseeing the International Division of six countries and two insurance companies in Kenya. He is also a past Chairman of the Association of Kenya Insurers and a former Governor of the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA). Mr. Wandera holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, both from the University of Nairobi. He has extensive experience in insurance and is also a fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute (FCII).
Mr. Katende is a Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department at Katende, Ssempebwa and Company Advocates, Uganda’s largest law Firm. He is admitted to practice as an Advocate in Uganda and as an Attorney and Counsellor at Law in the state of New York. Sim has been internationally recognised as a Band 1 Star transaction Lawyer by Chambers and Partners Global Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyer for Business, IFLR 1000: Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms and Practical Law Company (PLC) Which Lawyer? the benchmark league tables for lawyers worldwide. He also sits on the Boards of Deacons (U) Ltd, McLeod Russell (U) Ltd, and other corporations. Mr. Katende is a holder of a Masters of Laws (LLM) from Columbia University in New York and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB Hons) from Makerere University.
Ms. Ossiya is currently the Chief Finance Officer at Bujagali Energy Limited. She was previous CFO and Head of Finance of ATC Ghana (2012 - 2014) and the Finance Director, Eskom Uganda Limited from 2008 to 2012. She is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU), a Fellow Association of Chartered Certified Accountants UK (ACCA) and a Member of Institute of Internal Auditors Inc. US (IIA). She is also a founder Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Inc. Uganda. Ms. Ossiya holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Accounting) from Makerere University.
Mr. Nnaggenda has experience in the banking sector having worked for Standard Chartered and Banque Africa (formerly an affiliate of Bank Belgolaise) in Uganda, Tanzania and at the Standard Chartered Head Quarters in London. The various positions held while serving include Chief Information Officer, Head of Planning, Projects and Process Re-Engineering, Head of Africa Operational Risk Management Project where he contributed to key value adding technology products rollout that enabled the banks surpass their business objectives.
Mr. Aosa serves as Director, International Insurance Business, of Britam Holding Plc. He holds a Masters degree in Business Administration (Marketing) and a Bachelor of Commerce in Business Administration both from University of Pune. He is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII) and an Associate of the Insurance Institute of India (AIII) and is a Chartered Insurer. He has served in various roles in the Insurance Company including General Manager, Marketing Manager and Assistant Underwriting Manager.
Mr. Ngera serves as Director, Marketing and Corporate Affairs, Britam Holdings Plc.
He holds a Masters degree in Business Administration (Strategic Management) and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the United States International University. He is a Chartered Marketer and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). He has served in various roles in the Company including General Manager, Agency Operations and National Sales and Marketing Manager – Life Business.
Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director