Mr. Mwaniki is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB-UK), and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Microfinance from the Methodist University in Nairobi, Kenya.
Prior to joining Sumac Microfinance Bank as one of the main founders of the bank, he had a long career with Barclays Bank of Kenya where he was deployed to work in key managerial positions in various departments of the bank. He worked in Operations, Finance and Client Relationship Departments before his early retirement in 2004. The last position he held before his retirement was Corporate Manager in the Business Banking department of the Bank.
Together with four other founding members, he is credited with the formation of Sumac Microfinance Bank. He served initially as the Managing Director of Sumac Microfinance Bank Ltd, and equally became part of the Board of Directors in 2004 in his capacity as MD and founder member. His wealth of experience has been crucial in enabling Sumac Microfinance Bank become one of the leading and most profitable microfinance banks in Kenya.