Safia Abdi Abdullahi

Head of Risk & Compliance

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With over ten years’ experience in Banking, Safia is a resourceful, hardworking and dedicated Operational Management professional, with outstanding administrative, and organisational skills along with the proven ability to develop and implement effective new systems and procedures within the banking sector.

Safia has a degree in Business and Management from East African University in Nairobi, Kenya and maintains knowledge of banking practice along with legal requirements in line with company policy and work ethics. Possesses excellent IT skills while quick to grasp new ideas and concepts and always keen to develop new skills and expertise. Able to work well independently, building, developing and supporting a productive and effective team.

She demonstrates the motivation and multi-tasking abilities required to meet demanding deadlines while maintaining the highest of standards.

Articulate and proactive, combines a professional and confident approach with excellent interpersonal skills and can communicate concisely at all levels.