Chairman & Non-Executive Director

Mr. George Okotha is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kenya Reinsurance Corporation (U) SMC Ltd effective August 2020.  He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Statistics and Economics from Makerere University, Kampala.  He is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute of U.K (ACII).

He has worked with the National Insurance Corporation for 13 years and with the Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda for 20 years until his retirement in 2018 when he was the Director Operations. He is a Fellow of The Insurance Institute of Uganda and was the coordinator of the Chartered Insurance Institute of UK, Examinations in Uganda for 20 years from 1999-2019. 

He has attended several seminars and presented several academic papers in the areas of Reinsurance, Insurance, Insurance Supervision, Risk Management and Anti-money Laundering. He lectures part time at The Insurance Training College of Uganda and has Authored a book entitled “Reinsurance Management” for the College. 

He is the proprietor and Director at M/s Mukono Cinnamon and Rosemary Farmers Ltd. He is a member of The Institute of Corporate Governance of Uganda and is a Rotarian from the Rotary Club of Bweyogerere-Namboole. He served as a Board Committee Member of M/s Statewide Insurance Co. Ltd from August 2019 to July 2020.