Polycarp Igathe back at Equity Bank as Chief Commercial Officer


Former Nairobi deputy governor Polycarp Igathe has made a return to Equity Group as the Chief Commercial Officer.

Equity Group Managing Director James Mwangi expressed his excitement over the return of Igathe to the company six months after leaving to Vivo energy.

“We welcome Polycarp back to Equity and we are excited that he will continue with his role as the Group Chief Commercial Officer. A strong part of our Equity culture is keeping lasting relationships with our Equity family of staff and customers,” he said.

“They are always free to return to the family and bring new experiences that help to make the team stronger and more agile. Once a member, always a member.”

Igathe served as the Executive Vice President in charge of sales for Africa .

“I left part of my heart in Equity, because I saw the immense potential it holds to transform Africa into a social economic powerhouse creating opportunities for wealth creation for our people through integrated financial services solutions,” he said.

“Indeed, financial services are at the heart of any social economic transformation. I have made a conscious decision to resume my role at Equity and continue what I started. I am glad that the board has given me another chance.”