Jeremy Awori is the CEO/Managing Director and Board Member of Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd. He’s served as Chairman Kenya Bankers Association, Director, Regional Sales & Performance Standard Chartered Bank Head of Consumer Banking UAE Standard Chartered Bank, Executive Director /Head of Consumer Banking Standard Chartered Bank and CEO Standard Chartered Bank/Singapore.
He is the accountable executive for Barclays Bank Kenya Subsidiaries – Barclays Financial Services; Barclays Bank Insurance Agency; Barclays Microfinance and Barclays Nominees Ltd.
He’s also Non-Executive Director for several firms including; ABSA Financial Services, Barclays Life Assurance Ltd, First Assurance Ltd ( subsidiary of Barclays Africa Group Ltd – SA) and Kenya Private Sector Alliance ( KEPSA)
He has won several accolades among them The Banker Magazine – Bank of the Year in Tanzania 2010, Euromoney – Best Bank in Tanzania 2011, The Banker magazine – Bank of the year in Tanzania 2011,EMEA Finance – Best foreign bank in Tanzania 2012. He also is the youngest Board Director in the company’s history. He is a member of Young Presidents Organization, Aspen Global Leadership Institute Fellow, Fellow of African Leadership Institute (East Africa Chapter), Fellow of Aspen Leadership Institute, Aspen, Colorado and USA Non Executive Board Member of AIDS Business Coalition Tanzania (ABCT).
He has an MBA Finance (McGill University) and Bachelor’s Degree, Pharmacy (University of Manchester)