Francis is the founder and Managing Director of Management Consult Associates; niche-consulting firm providing solutions to unlock performance as well as sustainable value across institutions.

Francis is a Chartered Management Accountant, a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountant (CIMA) and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). He has previously served as the President of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (iCPAR) in addition to having served as the Vice-president on the institute’s first governing council.

Francis was a council member of the “East, Central and Southern Africa Federation of Accountants (ECSAFA)” that gave way to the formation of the Pan-African Federation of Accountants (PAFA).

Francis has more than 16 years of post-qualification experience. He serves on a number of Boards – including BRD – where he is the current Board Chairman having been appointed by the Bank’s shareholders on 31st March 2014.