pinBox addresses the first meeting of the Africa Pension Supervisors Forum at Nairobi, Kenya
pinBox co-founder, Gautam Bhardwaj, addressed pension sector regulators and supervisors from multiple African nations during the inaugural meeting of the newly formed Africa Pension Supervisors Forum. The first meeting of the Forum was hosted by the Kenya Retirement Benefits Authority, the International Organisation of Pension Supervisors (IOPS) and FSD Africa at Nairobi. Gautam also joined Ms. Peace Uwase, Executive Director of the Financial Stability Directorate at the National Bank of Rwanda for a plenary panel discussion on expanding voluntary pension coverage among Africa’s 500 million non-salaried workers who remain excluded from traditional occupational plans. Other key speakers included Nzomo Mutukufrom RBA, Martin A Nsubuga, Uganda’s pension regulator, Umaru Farouk Aminu, head of investments at PENCOM Nigeria, Mark Napier, CEO of FSD Africa, Dariusz Stańko, head of the IOPS Private Pensions Secretariat, and Brendan Kennedy, CEO, of the Ireland Pensions Authority.