Mr. Geoffrey Otieno Odundo is the Chief Executive of the Nairobi Securities Exchange Plc. Mr. Odundo, an accomplished Investment Banker has been in the financial services sector for the last 27 years, 21 of which have been in the Capital Markets in various senior roles in asset management, corporate finance and securities trading. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Odundo was the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Kingdom Securities Limited. He was instrumental in the setting up of Co-op Trust Investment Services, Co-op Consultancy Services Limited and Kingdom Securities Limited.
Mr. Odundo has advised on a number of corporate finance mandates in both the public and private sectors; he has also managed key mandates in the asset management industry. He has contributed to the growth of the Capital Markets in his previous role in the Kenya Association of Investment Banks, the Kenya Bureau of Standards and on the Board of the Nairobi Securities Exchange Limited.
He is currently a Director of the Central Depository and Settlement Corporation Limited representing the Nairobi Securities Exchange PLC, a director of the Association of the African Stock Exchanges (ASEA) and a Council member of the Institute of Certified Financial Analysts (ICIFA); he is also a trustee of the NSE Fidelity Guarantee Funds.
Mr. Odundo holds a Master’s degree in Strategic Management from the United States International University (USIU) and an degree in Mathematics and Economics. He has also a holder of the Advanced Management Program (AMP) from the Strathmore Business School.