Kenya Bankers Association, the umbrella body of the banking industry and lead advocacy group of the financial services sector in Kenya, has been selected as one of the best associations in Africa by The Association of Association Executives .
The award winners will be announced on 30 th October 2018 during the Africa Association Congress that will be held in Pretoria, South Africa.
The Associations Chief executive Dr. Habil Olaka been nominated as Best Association Leader of the Year.
During the congress, KBA will be showcased as an Africa Success Story in digital communications before AAE ,chief executives and directors of associations from around the world.
Founded in 2006, AAE is the largest community of association executives with more than 19,000 members in Europe, the UK, Africa, India and the Middle East.
The objectives of AAE include spreading best practice; and supporting member organisations to improve their management practices, sustain their organisations, and to develop products and services that enhance member value.
“We are very pleased to have been nominated for this prestigious international award,” said KBA Chief Executive Dr. Habil Olaka.
“I sincerely thank the KBA Governing Council, all our members and our staff for the commendable effort that has gone into establishing KBA as a leading industry association on the Continent”.
Kenya Bankers Association was founded in 1962. In its formative years, the sole focus of the Association was to negotiate with the labor union and manage industrial relations.