Peter Mwangi

Mwangi_120x120Mr. Peter Mwangi is the Chief Executive of the Nairobi Securities Exchange. He is also a Director of the Central Depository and Settlement Corporation in Kenya, a Member of the Executive Committees of the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA) and the East African Securities Exchanges Association (EASEA). Before joining the Exchange, Peter was the Managing Director of Centum Investment. Centum is the largest publicly quoted investment company in the East African region.
Peter has been at the Exchange from November, 2008 to date and he has steered various initiatives which include the demutualisation and self-listing of the Nairobi Securities Exchange and spearheading the implementation of the Growth Enterprise Market Segment (GEMS) for mid cap companies. He has also been instrumental in the development of a Derivatives market as well as the REITS market.
Peter is a CFA Charterholder and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Nairobi. Peter is also a member of the CFA Institute (USA) and CFA Society of South Africa, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK), the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (ICPSK), the Institute of Directors of Kenya (IOD)(K)), the Institute of Investment Professionals – East Africa (EASIP) and the Kenya Institute of Management (KIM).