George Ototo

Director - Kenya Union of Savings & Credit Co-operatives Ltd. (KUSCCO)


George Ototo is the CEO of Kenya Union of Savings & Credit Co-operatives Ltd. (KUSCCO).

Ototo joined the World Council Board of Directors in 2016.

Ototo has been awarded a State Commendation in the category of the “Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear (MBS)” for his development of SACCOs/Credit Unions in Kenya. He holds an MBA degree in Finance, a BA in Mathematics and Economics and is a Certified Public Accountant. He is also a Bachelor of Law Degree (LLB) finalist at The University of Nairobi.

Additionally, he has served as Board Member for the following organizations:

  • International Raiffeisen Union (IRU);
  • African Confederation of Cooperative Savings & Credit Associations (ACCOSCA);
  • Co-operative University of Kenya;
  • Institute of Risk Management;
  • Association for Kenya Credit Providers (AKCP);
  • Kilele SACCO.

Has in the past volunteered in Ukraine to assist Credit Unions and Uganda to revive the Ugandan Credit Union Federation (UCUSCU).