Jared OSORO

Director, Kenya Bankers Association

Mr. Osoro was appointed as Director of Research and Policy, and the Director of the KBA Centre for Research on Financial Markets and Policy© in January 2013.

He has over 13 years’ experience as a practicing economist in the financial sector. He most recently served as Bank Economist for the East African Development Bank, a position he held for more than 10 years. His professional interest is in the areas of International Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Economic Policy and Modelling, and Development/Project Financing Economics. Attesting to this interest, he has published numerous essays for a technical audience and well as for a wider readership. 

He holds a Master of Science Degree in Economics from the University of Zimbabwe and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Nairobi, and has received post-graduate training in Project Financing Economics from Bradford University (United Kingdom), and Development Evaluation Economics from World Bank and Carleton University (Canada).

Jared OSORO is speaking at the following session