Mr. Mohamud Ahmed is currently the Chief Executive Officer at the Kenya Deposit Insurance Corporation (KDIC), he is a seasoned financial professional with keen insights and experience in Deposit insurance. Having been part of the Corporation since 1999, Mr. Ahmed has been extensively involved in Deposit Insurance activities which led to his appointment as one of the International assessors on compliance with the best practices in deposit insurance. He has assessed many Jurisdictions including Nigeria, Tanzania, India, Trinidad and Tobago, Poland, Switzerland and Sweden. He is also an expert in Resolution of failed banks and has extensively facilitated international conferences on Deposit Insurance. Mr. Ahmed has gained a vast wealth of experience working in various capacities and departments within the Central Bank of Kenya and in particular, the Liquidation Division as Head of the division.
He was recently elected member of the ExCom of the International Association of Deposit Insurers and under his leadership KDIC was voted the best deposit insurance corporation- 2016.
Mr. Ahmed holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the University of Nairobi and an MBA in Strategic Management from Moi University.