Fidelis Muia

SpecialityDirector of Technical Services, Kenya Bankers Association

Mr. Muia is the Director of Technical Services, Kenya Bankers Association. He is responsible for the co-ordination of industry initiatives geared towards enhancing technology and operations for the banking industry.

He has been instrumental in implementing projects that resulted in the modernization of the National Payment systems, having been involved in the development of the first two Central Bank of Kenya’s National Payment Systems Strategies, and the formulation and drafting of The National Payments Systems Act 2012 and its regulations.

In his role at the Association, Mr. Muia led in the modernization of the Banking Payment Systems from the Automated Clearing House implementation and the Cheque Truncation System, migration of Kenya’s Payment Cards system to the EMV standard and the development of the Credit Information Sharing Mechanism in Kenya (CRBs).

Mr. Muia has represented the Banking industry in several national initiatives like the Kenya Credit Guarantee Scheme development with the National Economic and Social Council (NESC), the formation of the Payments Association of Kenya among many other Government task forces and committees.

Mr. Muia has a wide range of knowledge in systems development and implementation, having worked in both the insurance and banking industries for more than 25 years.

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