Christopher’s is the managing director at Barani capital and the chief investment officer at Inside Consulting Partners. He is a senior consultant with the world bank and has over 25 years’ experience spanning, forex forward dealing, options analysis, fixed income derivatives trading, quantitative research analysis and portfolio management. Having worked in numerous quantitative roles at Société Generale, Credit Lyonnais, CITI and State Street Global advisors, Chris injects a fresh blend of theory and practice into the training. His knowledge in the global financial system and strong academic background will benefit the participants especially on how the Kenya market fits into the global and use practical devices in demonstrating how trading in derivatives takes place on the exchange.
Arthur Mulwa Mutuku
Arthur is a finance professional with a background in Commodity Trading and Business Analysis. His strengths lie in financial modelling, risk management, analytics, interpreting and condensing information for decision making. Arthur is a risk analyst at Nairobi Stock Exchange. He has over five years’ experience in trading and using derivatives for risk management having worked at Credit Suisse as a trader. Arthur is an excellent trainer with over five years training experience in the financial services industry.
James Omweno Okemwa
James has over three years’ experience in the financial services industry including agency banking, micro insurance and training. James is a Masters of Financial Engineering graduate from Mälardalen University Sweden and currently a level II candidate of the Financial Risk Manager(FRM) exam offered by Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP). He is a key trainer for the Kenya Securities Industry Certification Program(SICP) of the Kenya Capital Markets Authority. Together with being a passionate trainer, he possesses a mastery of risk management concepts as it regards derivatives and blends it with programming mainly in R.