The CFO conundrum: Navigating intricate tax regulations (part 2)

CFO East Africa chatted with Lafarge Hima Cement Uganda CFO Moses Aman, ICEA Lion Insurance Tanzania CFO Alfred Mtaki and Canal+ Group Rwanda CFO Hermann Malan for this two-part special feature on tax in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.

How CFO Jurgen Paulis found his African rhythm

Although Jurgen Paulis has worked all over the world, he has found a passion for Africa and for the work that AIF does. And looking back at his career, he is also most proud of the work that he is doing at AIF.

MTN Rwanda CFO Mark Nkurunziza counts on EEP and 4G network to boost EBITDA

MTN Rwanda expects an improvement in EBITDA margins in the forthcoming quarters with the implementation of its expense efficiency programme (EEP) and the launch of its own 4G network. This is according to Mark Nkurunziza, MTN Rwanda’s chief finance officer, who was commenting on the company’s first quarter results.

Equity Group CEO banks on regional expansion strategy

Equity Bank is set to become the second largest bank in Rwanda, based on its intention to acquire Cogebanque, with Equity Holdings CEO James Mwangi seeing growth opportunity in the unpenetrated financial services sector.

Miriam Kaggwa takes on CFO role at WPP-Scangroup

Miriam Kaggwa was earlier this year appointed as the CFO of WPP-Scangroup. She has extensive experience in the marketing and communications industry in North America, the United Kingdom and emerging markets.