Mr Mwebesa has more than 26 years of experience in the East Africa Financial Services Sector. His expertise spans Investment Management, Capital Markets and Securities, and Investment Banking. Mr Mwebesa is the immediate past Chief Executive of Standard Bank Group Securities (SBGS), a licensed Investment Bank in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda. During his time at SBGS Mr Mwebesa led the strategic re-positioning of the business resulting in increased market share and a leap from 7th place to 2nd place in NSE Equity trading rankings, No. 1 on the Uganda Securities Exchange and No. 2 on the Rwandan Stock Exchange. Prior to joining SBGS, Mr Mwebesa had a very successful tenure as the Chief Executive Officer of the Nairobi Securities Exchange Limited (NSE), the largest securities exchange in the East African Region. He is currently a non-executive director of Central Depository and Settlement Corporation.
Mr Mwebesa holds a B.A. Economics and Philosophy degree from the University of Nairobi and an Executive MBA from the Maastricht School of Management.