Mr Peter K. Mwangi is the Group Chief Executive Officer of the UAP-Old Mutual Group in East Africa. He was appointed to this position on 1st July 2015. Before this appointment he was the Group Chief Executive Officer of the Old Mutual Group in Kenya from October 2014 after having been the Chief Executive Officer of the Nairobi Securities Exchange for six years until September 2014. He is a non-executive director on the boards of the Central Depository and Settlement Corporation, British American Tobacco Kenya and Funguo Investments Ltd. He is an executive director on the boards of several subsidiaries of the UAP-Old Mutual and Faulu Group in the region.
Between 2004 and 2008, Peter was the Managing Director of Centum Investment, the largest publicly quoted investment company in the East African region. He started his career in the Kenya Air Force where he worked for 5 years and left having attained the rank of Captain.
Peter holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Nairobi. He is a member of the CFA Institute, CFA Society of East Africa, Institute of Certified Investment and Securities Analysts, Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya, Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya, Institute of Directors of Kenya and the Kenya Institute of Management.