Head of Audit
Mr. Kibara is a fully qualified accountant, CPA (K) and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountant (ICPAK) In addition, am a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) graduate of University of Nairobi having graduated in December, 2007. He has attended numerous professional development and leadership courses in internal control, fraud detection, IT Audit and quality management audits.
With over 13 years’ experience in Finance, internal and external audit, he is currently working as the Head of Internal Audit at Credit Bank Ltd. Before joining Credit Bank, he worked as an internal audit officer at the African Banking Corporation Ltd (ABC Bank) for two years. He has previously worked as an accountant with an Insurance Brokerage firm and with an audit firm, Erastus & Co. Nairobi, between August 2002 and December 2004.
In his internal audit career, he has uncovered and frustrated frauds running to several millions. In 2010, for example, he uncovered and helped prosecute a fraud running to over Kshs 50Million. The case is still in court today. He has also introduced a risk based audit planning system, audit programmes, audit rating of branches and head office and recruited and developed internal audit staff. He is a committed Christian and member of Kenya Anglican Men’s Association (KAMA) at my church, where he has previously served as the KAMA Secretary.