Mr. Arnold Ndungi
Vice President- Regional Manager, Absa Bank
Arnold Ndungi is a seasoned banker, leader and mentor currently serving as the regional
Manager of Absa Kenya PLC, Mt Kenya Region. He is a multifaceted individual with vast
experiences and expertise in, among many others, business development, customer service
excellence, change and risk management as well as human and capital management.
His professional career spans over 12 years, from an entry level sales representative for
Barclays Bank Kenya in 2007. He has since diligently worked his way up the corporate ladder
while collecting recognitions, valuable experience and education along the way. Positions held
during this time were: Direct Sales Representative, SME Banker, Relationship
Manager-Institutional Banking and Cluster SME Manager, Nairobi Region for Barclays Bank
Kenya and is now the Regional Manager, Mt Kenya region for Absa Bank Kenya.
Mr Ndungi is currently a Doctoral student (PhD) in Business Management at the University of
Nairobi. He holds an MBA in Strategic Management from the University of Nairobi, a Bachelor of
Commerce Degree (Marketing) and Diploma in Business Management from KCA University. He
also holds Certification in Commercial Lending and Certification in Advanced Commercial
Lending from the London Institute of Banking & Finance as well as an Executive Certificate in
Agricultural Finance from the Kenya School of Monetary studies.
During his career, he has been responsible for overseeing the Fastest growing cluster in SME &
Business banking overall at Absa Kenya while achieving Gold rating for robust people and
resource management. He was awarded Best SME Banker across Barclays Africa 2017 and
2018 and acknowledged as the most successful SME Senior Relationship Manager
Countrywide (Kenya) in 2018.
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