Following the departure of the company’s Uganda Managing director Francis Kajura, UAP old mutual Uganda has appointed David Kuria as the new CEO.
David Kuria has been MD of UAP South Sudan and is no stranger to the Uganda market having helped set up the Britam Insurance Company in Uganda and served for 3 years.
He has grown UAP’s South Sudan business despite a challenging operating environment and solidified its position as the market leader. His knowledge, leadership and experience will be critical in growing the Uganda business and driving strong delivery in that market
He holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.Hons) degree holder from the University of Nairobi, a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) fromJomo Kenyatta University of Science & Technology (JKUAT) and is a Chartered Insurer of the Chartered Insurance Institute of the United Kingdom (ACII/Chartered Insurer).
David has acquired substantial experience in insurance and business management, having been in the industry for the last 22 years.