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EABX Plc is managed by a diverse and passionate team with vast financial market experience in the East African region.

Mr. Terry Adembesa

Chief Executive Officer

Terrence Adembesa was appointed Chief Executive Officer commencing March 2022. He has more than 15 years of senior management experience including over a decade in the development and commercialization of capital markets and products, most recently as Chief Business Officer at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). 

Terry was responsible for the strategic direction, growth and diversification of annual revenues, having led the development of the Derivatives Market – NeXT, the Growth Enterprise Market Segment (GEMS) the Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), the Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and the FTSE International Index Series at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). Prior to that, he held positions at Enablis and at the Co-operative Bank (K). 

Terry received a Postgraduate Certificate in Mechanics of Derivatives and Financial Products from Middlesex University, a Global Executive MBA from the United States International University in conjunction with the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and a BBA with Honours in Management from the University of Eastern Africa – Baraton. He is a member of the Institute of Certified Investment and Financial Analysts (K) and a Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments (UK).