Simon is the Managing Director of UTT AMIS. He is responsible for overseeing five directorates including investment management, operations, finance and administration, information and communication technology and marketing and public relations. Simon also coordinates development and implementation of UTT AMIS Strategic Plan.
Prior to his engagement in the present position, Simon spent three years as consultant with clients in the banking and financial services industry. He also spent seven years with CRDB Bank as director of treasury responsible for matters related to investments, money market, foreign exchange, and capital market products. He previously worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers as an auditor. Simon holds an MBA from IMD, a business school based in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Simon also holds a Bachelor of Commerce with honours from the University of Dar es Salaam, a CPA (T) by the National Board of Accountants and Auditors, an ACI Dealing Certificate and a Certificate for Stockbrokers and Dealers by the Capital Markets and Securities Authority.Over the years, Simon has attended short courses and seminars in Tanzania and abroad on various subjects including financial management, risk management, corporate governance, trade finance, cost management, banking regulations and strategic planning. He is a currently a chartered financial analyst (CFA) candidate.