Mr Adan Mohamed, 38, is succeeding Managing Director Isaac Takawira at the helm of the Sh74 billion-asset Barclays Bank.
, 58, proceeds to South Africa where he
becomes country manager subject to regulatory approvals. He was the first African CEO of the UK-based Barclays Plc in Kenya.
...Mr Takawira, formerly managing director of Barclays Bank Zimbabwe, stayed at the bank from September 29, 2000.He is a fellow of the Institute of Bankers and member of the Council of International Advisors to Insead Business School in France and also member Banking Group Advisory Board for IFC. He
said of Mr Mohamed: "He
is the ideal candidate to lead the business to future highs.I am proud to hand over to a Kenyan the leading bank in Kenya".
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