Gerald was appointed the Chairman of Tropical Bank Limited in June 2008. He was formerly Minister of various ministries including Trade and Industry, Natural Resources and Finance Planning and Economic Development. He brings to the Bank a wealth of knowledge and experience having previously worked with Barclays bank for a period of 9 years. He is currently a Senior presidential Advisor on Financial matters and a great crop and animal farmer. He holds a bachelors degree in B.Com from University of Nairobi and a diploma in Banking.
Christopher is currently heading, Parastatal monitoring Unit, Ministry of finance, Planning and Economic developments, 2000-2008 Team leader, Parastatal monitoring Unit, Ministry of finance, Planning and Economic developments,1997-2000 Business analyst Parastatal monitoring Unit, Ministry of finance, Planning and Economic developments. Other Key responsibilities,1997-1999 Representative of MFPED/EDP on the investment Term Credit Refinance Fund(ITCRF) under development of Finance Dept of Bank of Uganda,1997-1999 Board Member- National Housing and Construction Company Ltd, 2005-2010 Board member- Sugar Corporation of Uganda ltd (SCOUL) & Cable Corporation Ltd, 2007-2010 Board member- Mandela National Stadium Ltd, 2008-2011 Board Member –Uganda Posts Ltd, 2008-2011 Board Member- National Housing and Construction Company Ltd, 2009-2014- Board Member Uganda Telecom, 2010-2011 Ag. Chief Executive Officer of the revived Uganda Development Corporation (UDC).
LATE MR. ABDUELHADI TAHER GIUMA.
Mr. Giuma has been appointed Managing Director of Tropical Bank Limited effective1st December 2014. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management & Economics of the University of Puget Sound, Washington, USA .He brings with him a wealth of banking experience having served in various capacities at the Libyan Foreign Bank [LFB] and its affiliates as Acting Manager, HR, at LFB 2012 to Nov 30, 2014, Chief Representative, British Arab Commercial Bank 2007-2012, Auditor, Audit department LFB 2006-2007, Deputy Manager, International Loan and Finance Dept, LFB 2002-2006, Deputy Manager Export and Import Letter of Credit Dept, LFB 2000-2002, Manager International Division, Arab Turkish Bank- Istanbul, Turkey- 1995-1997. Abduelhadi Taher has also served as Director on a number of Boards of LFB participating banks, including: Swiss Canal Bank, Cairo, Egypt, Banco Arab Espanol, ARES Bank, Madrid Spain, UBAE Arab Italian Bank, Rome, Italy. Mr. Giuma treasures TEAM Work and is self-Motivated.
JUMA LUBEGA KAGOLO
Mr. Lubega Juma has been with Tropical Bank as Head of Risk and Compliance since February,2006 prior to which he had worked with other financial institutions for a period of 20 years. He therefore, has a wide and valuable banking knowledge and skills in the areas of risk, compliance and information technology management which every one of us can exploit for the benefit of our Bank.
Mr. Seyfullah Salim has wealthy experience in banking having served in various positions including, Clerk at the International Finance Department 1982-1994, Libyan Foreign Bank. Assistant Manager of Treasury Department, Arab Turkish Bank-Istanbul Turkey 1994- 1999, clerk at the International Finance Department 2000-2001 Libyan Foreign Bank. Deputy Manager Finance 2001-2007, Manager International Finance Banking 2008-2012, Manager Foreign Relations Department December 2012 to date Libyan Foreign Bank. Education: Bachelors in Accounting from Gharyounis University Benghazi-Libya June 1982, High Diploma in Banking studies from The Arab Institute for Banking Studies Amman – Jordan January 1990, High Diploma Industrial Planning from the High Institute of Planning Tripoli – Libya on June 1996,Master Degree in Banking Studies from the Academy of High Studies Tripoli-Libya .
Sophie joined Tropical Bank Legal Department in 2011 and is currently the Asst. Legal Services.She is a qualified lawyer, advocate of the courts of judicature of Uganda and also holds a Post graduate Diploma in Legal practice.