Faida Investment Bank

By Soko Directory Team / July 13, 2016

Faida Investment Bank Limited is a market leader in the Kenyan securities and capital markets, achieving consistent, unassailable top performance in secondary trading at the Nairobi Securities Exchange. We have achieved these milestones by consciously observing standards of prudence, efficiency and friendliness to investors.

Our reputation is best reflected in the quality of our customer base, institutions and individuals who demand and get the highest value proposition. Faida subscribes to deliver professional services under a business model built around the following core values and strengths: 1. Qualified professional staff, which we nurture and develop, 2. Personalized service for our clients – we aim to provide you a transaction channel to suit your needs, 3. A culture of impeccable ethical standards, 4. Flexibility – we do our best to accommodate individual specific needs.


“To be the pre-eminent provider of financial services through superior and personalized service and intimate market knowledge, while maximizing investor opportunities through leadership in research “.

Founded as Faida Securities Limited, (a Stock Brokerage Firm) in 1995, Faida was awarded an Investment Banking license in December 2007. We have an extensive network in the region with a subsidiary recently incorporated in Rwanda, with plans to set up elsewhere in Sub-Saharan Africa.

We were also extensively involved in the introduction of the Automated Trading System (ATS) and the Wide Area Network (WAN) by the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), where our Chairman, Bob Karina was the chairman of both the ATS and WAN Implementation Committees.

Legal Status

Faida Investment Bank Ltd is a limited company incorporated in Kenya on 11th November 1994 in accordance with the Companies Act (Registration No. 44170) and licensed as an Investment Bank under the Capital Markets Authority (Licensing Requirements) (General) Regulations, 2002.

Faida Investment Banks’ head office is located at Crawford Business Park, Ground Floor, State House Road and has a Professional Indemnity Cover for all our clients, secured by AIG Insurance Kenya.

The directors of Faida Investment Bank are Bob Karina (Chairman), Dennis Waweru (Non-Executive Director), Lucas Otieno (Managing Director), Mercy Kamau (Independent Director), Rina Hicks (Operations Director) and David Mataen (Corporate Finance & Research Director).


Head Office
Crawford Business Park
Ground Floor,
State House RoadNairobi
P.O. Box 45236-00100
Tel: +254 020 7606026-37
Fax: +254 20 2243814
Email: [email protected]
Windsor House Branch
Windsor House,
1st Floor
Junction of University Way
and Muindi Mbingu St
P.O. Box 45236-00100
Tel:+254 020 2243811/2/3,
Mobile lines: 0724 721014,0733 243811
Thika Branch
Nellion Centre,
1st Floor
Kenyatta Highway
P. O. Box 45236-00100
Tel: +254 737 820 317


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