Board of Directors

Directors' Profiles

Chairperson of the Board of Directors

Dr. Iyaya Wanjala was appointed as Chairman of the Consolidated Bank Board of Directors on 6th June, 2018.

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Thomas Kipkemei Kiyai – C.E.O

Thomas Kipkemei Kiyai joined Consolidated Bank in April 2015. He has over 20 years of banking and finance experience having joined...

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Wakonyo Igeria - Company Secretary

Wakonyo Igeria was appointed as the Head of Legal Services and Company Secretary in June 2004. She holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree and a Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law...

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Henry K. Rotich, EGH - Cabinet Secretary, The National Treasury - Institutional Director

Mr. Henry K. Rotich is currently the Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury in Kenya.

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Dr. Anthony Omerikwa, Managing Trustee, NSSF - Institutional Director

Dr. Anthony Omerikwa is the Acting CEO/Managing Trustee of the National Social Security Fund. Prior to his current position...

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Dr. Kennedy Ntabo Otiso, PhD. - Member of the Board

Dr. Kennedy Ntabo Otiso, PhD, was appointed to the board of Consolidated Bank on the 21st of September, 2018...

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Miriam Cherogony - Member of the Board

Miriam Jerotich Cherogony was appointed to the board of Consolidated Bank on 21st September 2018...

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Hon. Yusuf Kifuma Chanzu, CBS, OGW, HSC - Member of the Board

Hon. Yusuf Kifuma Chanzu, CBS, OGW, HSC was appointed to the Board of Consolidated Bank on 21st September, 2018...

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Dr. Nathan Kitio Psiwa - Member of the Board

Dr. Nathan Kitio Psiwa was appointed to the Board of Consolidated Bank on 21st September 2018. He has over 15 Years’ experience in Orthodontics. ...

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Dr, Wanjala Iyaya - Chairperson of the Board of Directors

Dr. Iyaya Wanjala was appointed as Chairman of the Consolidated Bank Board of Directors on 6th June, 2018. He has a Doctorate in Applied Mathematics from Kenyatta University where his Thesis was ‘Investigation of Some Singular Cauchy Problems’. He also has a Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics from the University of Nairobi. Dr. Wanjala Iyaya has done several scholarly publications in Kenya.

He is currently a Senior Lecturer at Multimedia University of Kenya. He has also served as a Lecturer at Kenyatta University and an Assistant Lecturer at Maseno University College. He has served in his own capacity as Chairman of Benevolent fund of Multimedia university of Kenya and as a Chairman Mathematics department. He has supervised several Masters and PHD students in various Universities.


Thomas Kipkemei Kiyai – Chief Executive Officer

Thomas Kipkemei Kiyai joined Consolidated Bank in April 2015. He has over 20 years of banking and finance experience having joined Consolidated Bank of Kenya from Kenya Commercial Bank, where he served as Director, Financial planning and Control.

He holds a Bachelors of Commerce Degree in Accounting and a Masters of Business Administration Degree in Corporate Finance from the University of Nairobi. In addition to this, he is also an alumni of the Oxford University Management & Leadership Development Programme. Thomas Kiyai is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK).


Miriam Cherogony – Director

Miriam Jerotich Cherogony was appointed to the board of Consolidated Bank on 21st September 2018. She has over 20 years’ experience in research, design& formulation, monitoring& evaluating, development plans and policies as well as a wide knowledge of office work and managing people. Ms. Cherogony has acquired a wide knowledge in strategy development, project and procurement management.

She has also worked in various capactities Internationally in the following countries namely: Canada, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somaliland, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Ms. Cherogony has worked as the Africa Regional Manager -Global Development Incubator, Team Leader & Development Finance Specialist-Rural Finance Knowledge Management Partnership (KMP), Team Leader & Knowledge Management Specialist –IFAD Africa Grant, Programme Coordinator at African Rural and Agricultural Association (AFRACA), Nairobi Kenya. She has also served as a Senior Research Officer at K-Rep Development Agency Nairobi, Kenya , Senior Manager-Rural Financial Services Department and Manager-Rural Financial Services Department among other notable institutions.

She has a Master of Science and a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics both from the University of Manitoba, Canada.


Papius Kirongothi Muhindi - Director

Papius Muhindi was appointed Director of Consolidated Bank on 3rd February, 2014. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting option) from the University of Nairobi and Association of Certified Accountants Professional 1. In addition, he is a trained systems engineer.

Muhindi worked for 10 years with a multinational oil company as an International Auditor overseeing the operations in the East African region. Further, he worked for fifteen and a half years in the Central Bank of Kenya - Banking Supervision Department. He also worked at Equity Bank as the Head of Risk Management and Compliance till his retirement. Currently, he works at Monetary Dynamics Company Ltd as a Consultant in Banking and Finance.


Evans Gavala Vitisia - Director

Evans Vitisia was appointed Director of Consolidated Bank with effect from 3rd January, 2014. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Government from the University of Nairobi and a Diploma in Business Administration (Henley) through the Standard Chartered Bank distance learning program - Nairobi. He has banking experience of over 25 years.

He previously worked at ABC Bank as the Head of Retail and SME banking. Prior to that, he was the Deputy Head of Personal Banking and Head of Business Banking at CFC Stanbic Bank. In addition, he held the capacity of Head of Credit and SME Banking at Standard Chartered Bank. He is the founder and current manager of Torch Credit Consultants Ltd, a Micro Finance Institution.


Ambassador Charles Mbagaya Amira – Director

Ambassador Amira was appointed Director of Consolidated Bank with effect from 3rd January, 2014. He has an MBA with citation for the best academic performance on MBA program 7, from the University of Brunel - United Kingdom. He holds Advanced Management Certificates from the University of Nairobi and the Kenya Institute of Management; Post Graduate certificates in Communications from the University of Ohio - USA, Certificate in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution and Certificate in Directors’ Corporate Governance amongst others.

He has been a board member of the CCK, ICL, and Public Procurement Administrative Review Board. He was a Senior Consultant for the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), the Organization of African Unity (OAU) on Governance, United Nations Transport and Communications Decade Programmes for Regional Integration and a Commissioner of the Communication Commission of Kenya (CCK). He is currently a Senior Consultant at United Nations/International Institutions and is a member of both the Institute of Directors and the Kenya Institute of Management.


Dr. Raymond Omollo- Director

Dr. Raymond Omollo was appointed to the board of CBKL on 2nd October 2015. He is the Head of Data Centre and Statistician at DNDi Africa. Raymond is an external examiner at the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa and a part time lecturer in Applied Statistics at the University of Nairobi. He has worked as a consultant statistician for the WHO and a number of institutions like FAO, AMREF, Hoffman La Roche and I-TECH.

Raymond has a PhD in Applied Statistics from Maseno University and an MSc in Applied Statistics and BSc in Statistics from the University of Nairobi. He also obtained a Certificate in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the University of Washington. Raymond is a member of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB) and Young African Statisticians Association (YASA).


Wakonyo Igeria - Company Secretary

Wakonyo Igeria was appointed as the Head of Legal Services and Company Secretary in June 2004. She holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree and a Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law.

She is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya of 23 years experience, a Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public and a Certified Public Secretary (Kenya). Wakonyo Igeria is a member of the Law Society of Kenya and the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya.


Henry K. Rotich, EGH - Cabinet Secretary, The National Treasury - Institutional Director

Mr. Henry K. Rotich is currently the Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury in Kenya. He assumed the position in May 2013 following the successful general election under the new Constitutional dispensation.


Joseph Koskey - Director

Mr. Joseph Koskey was appointed director of Consolidated Bank on 2nd October, 2015. He is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Sovereign Group Limited. Prior to his current position, he served as the Group Chief Operating Officer in the same institution. He has wealth of experience in the design and management of business operations, business development, procurement strategies and execution plan to ensure operational excellence, growth and profitability of companies. He holds an MBA (Strategic Management) and a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) from the University of Nairobi and is currently pursuing his PHD at the University of Nairobi. Director Koskey is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA-K), Certified Public Secretary (CPS-K) and Certified Trainer on Corporate Governance and is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants (ICPAK), Institute of Certified Public Secretaries (ICPSK) and Institute of Directors of Kenya (IODK).


Dr. Anthony Omerikwa, Managing Trustee, NSSF - Institutional Director

Dr. Anthony Omerikwa is the Acting CEO/Managing Trustee of the National Social Security Fund. Prior to his current position, he served as the Acting General Manager Operations in the same institution overseeing Information Technology, Human Resource, Administration and Procurement functions.

He holds a Doctoral degree from the University of Georgia, a specialist advanced degree in labour, workforce development and education and a Master of Science degree in Human Resource Development both from Pittsburgh State University, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Kenyatta University and a Diploma in data processing and management from Strathmore College. Dr. Omerikwa is an associate member of the Institute of Human Resource Management and Institute of Directors.


Hon. Yusuf Kifuma Chanzu, CBS, OGW, HSC - Member of the Board

Hon. Yusuf Kifuma Chanzu, CBS, OGW, HSC was appointed to the Board of Consolidated Bank on 21st September, 2018. He has over 30 years of public service. He has been a Member of Parliament, Vihiga Constituency from December 2007 to August 2017 where he was Involved in all legislative work of Parliament, performed the oversight role, and representation. He has served in various capacities in the government as Commissioner with Communications Commission of Kenya, Assistant Minister for Labour & Human Resource Development where he was Involved in the management and running of the Ministry, Assistant Minister for Energy where he was Involved in the management and running of the Ministry, Assistant Minister for Water Resources where he was Involved in the management and running of the Ministry. He has also been an Advisor Quipcons Associates, Consulting Quantity Surveyors & Project Managers. He was also a Chief Quantity Surveyor, Ministry of Public Works/ Local Government.

He has been honored by the Head of state with The First Class Order of the Chief of Burning Spear (CBS), The Order of Grand Warrior (OGW) and The Head of State Commendation (HSC) for his work in public service. He holds a Master of Science in Construction Management (Corporate Strategy) from Heriot -Watt University, Edinburgh. He also has an undergraduate Undergraduate Course, B.A Building Economics (Honours),University of Nairobi.

He is a Corporate Member of the Architectural Association of Kenya (Quantity Surveying), a Registered Quantity Surveyor with the Board of Registration of Architects and Quantity Surveyors Kenya and Fellow of the Institute of Quantity Surveyors of Kenya. He is also an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a Member of the Kenya Institute of Management.


Dr. Nathan Kitio Psiwa - Member of the Board

Dr. Nathan Kitio Psiwa was appointed to the Board of Consolidated Bank on 21st September 2018. He has over 15 Years’ experience in Orthodontics. He has served in three boards, two as a member and one as a Chairperson. He has been a Chairperson and a Member of Council at Rongo University and a Chairperson at Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute (KIRDI). He is currently a lecturer at University of Nairobi, Department Of Paediatric Dentistry And Orthodontics.

Dr. Nathan Psiwa holds a Certificate in Audit and Risk Management from Association of Internal Auditors Kenya (AIK) and a Certificate in Governance from Kenya School of Governance (KSG).

He holds a Master of Science in Dental Surgery (Ortho) from University of the Western Cape in South Africa and a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Nairobi.

He is currently a member of the following bodies: the Kenya Dental Association, the Kenya Medical Association, the Orthodontic Society of Kenya and Institute of Directors (IOD- K).He is an Associate member of South African Association of Orthodontists (SASO) and Tanzania Medical Association.


Dr. Kennedy Ntabo Otiso, PhD. - Member of the Board

Dr. Kennedy Ntabo Otiso, PhD, was appointed to the board of Consolidated Bank on the 21st of September, 2018. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Management (Marketing Option), a Master of Business Management (Marketing Option) all from Moi University. He has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Marketing Option-Cum Laude) graduated from the University of Eastern Africa, Baraton.

He has over 10 years of experience serving in different capacities in various institutions of higher learning in Kenya. Notably he has served at Kibabii University as lecturer as well as a founding chairman of the Department of Business administration and Management. In addition he served as an assistant Lecturer at the University of Eastern Africa, Baraton. He has also served as Chief Principal at Elgonview College.

Dr. Otiso currently serves as a lecturer in the School of Business and Management Sciences in the University of Eldoret. He has published widely scholarly works; he has reviewed peer academic journals and actively attended several international conferences. He has supervised and examined many postgraduate students from various Universities in Kenya. He is the current Chairman, Board of Management, Ntana High School in Nyamira County. Dr. Otiso is a trained professional marketer as well as a member of the Marketing Society of Kenya and Kenya Institute of Management respectively.