15 Jan 2020
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School of Business
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Kephers Usenge, ACII(UK), Chartered Insurance Practitioner (UK) is the head of Department of Banking and Insurance and a lecturer at the University of Rwanda, College of Business and Economics. He is currently pursuing a PhD Degree Course. He is a holder of an MBA Degree, the BCom Degree, the ACII Diploma (UK) and is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner (UK). He has been a lecturer in several Business related subjects in various Universities and tertiary institutions including : the University of Nairobi, Kenyatta University, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology and the College of Insurance (Kenya).
He has been the Chairman of the disciplinary Committee of the Association of RwandaInsurers (ASSAR) and has consulted for various insurance companies in Rwanda including BK, Saham and UAP . He developed the insurance modules currently being used in the insurance program at the College of Business and Economics, University of Rwanda. He was also involved in developing the East Africa Community certification program in Insurance sponsored by the World Bank and is the Chairman of the Technical working group on insurance for the Republic of Rwanda.
In addition to the above, he has been involved in designing various training programs and conducting training courses for persons on the insurance industry in Rwanda pursuing the ACII(UK) professional exams. He is the co- author of the insurance manuals which were used in Kenya as the reference material for candidates pursuing the Certificate of Insurance Practice (Nationally recognized Insurance Exam in Kenya). He is also the centre coordinator for ACII (UK) exams in Rwanda. Last but not least, Kephers has held a number of senior positions in the Kenya Insurance industry.
Areas of research : Insurance
Publications : CO-Author of the insurance manuals used By the College of Insurance (K) to examine agents in Kenya doing the Certificate of Proficiency in Insurance (COP) ISBN 9966-9969-0-8