Paul Orem – General Manager

Paul Orem joined ABC Capital in January 2018 as the General Manager. Paul has a wide wealth of experience in investment banking, corporate finance & financial advisory services, project finance, M&A transactions, research analysis, business development, relationship management, portfolio management and commercial banking.

Prior to joining ABC Capital, Paul worked with IESC, NIC Bank, Dyer & Blair Investment, Bank of Africa, CFC Stanbic Financial Services and Old Mutual Asset Managers holding various senior management positions that included the Chief Executive Officer/Executive Director, Independent Consultant, Head of Liabilities & Institutional Banking, Senior Relationship Manager, Senior Portfolio Manager and Portfolio Manager.

His major achievements included successful restructuring of number of local companies, portfolio management and fund raising activities from the capital markets and Co-Manager in the Government of Kenya first debut Sovereign Debt (Eurobond) that was oversubscribed by more than 280%.

Paul is currently finalizing his thesis work for Masters Science (MSc) in Applied Finance and Investment from Charles Sturt University-Australia. He possesses Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) Finance Option from the University of Nairobi and postgraduate Diploma Certificate in Project Finance from Middlesex University. He has also passed CFA Level 1 Examination.

 


Johnson Nderi - Manager, Corporate Finance And Advisory, ABC Capital Ltd

Johnson has a wealth of Capital markets experience having previously been the Head of Research and Head of Corporate Finance at Suntra Investment Bank.

Johnson has advised many transactions ranging from bonds to shares both in the public and private space. He has participated in a number of private and public issues such as IPOs, Public Issues of unlisted companies, Private Placements and Over The Counter (OTC) transactions.

Johnson is also a media commentator on investments, financial and economic issues. He has regularly featured in various local and foreign TV stations including NTV,  CCTV, and CNBC. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Egerton University. He also has concluded Part I&II of the Investment and Securities Analyst program as well as ACCA part I.


Samuel George Okello- Head of Finance & Administration

 Sam is responsible for the budget oversight, financial reporting, managing the financial risks and directing financial activities of the business.

His role is visage with decisions in respect of long-term assets strategies, the increase of the cash for the essential investments and the funds of short term flow of cash needs in order meet day-to-day functions.

Sam is experienced in investment management, stock broking, and commercial banking, having worked in the financial industry in the last 30 years. Sam worked in various senior capacities at Standard Chartered Bank and ABC Bank before moving to ABC Capital.