Mr. Olaka is the appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) since October 2010. He is responsible for the strategic direction of the Association under guidance from the KBA Governing Council.
Previously, Mr. Habil was the Director of Operations of the East African Development Bank (EADB) based in Kampala after serving as the Resident Manager in Kenya. He earlier served the bank as the Head of Risk Management and as the Chief Internal Auditor. Mr. Habil has worked with Banque Indosuez (now Bank of Africa) as the Internal Auditor. His career began at the PricewaterhouseCoopers, Nairobi in the Audit and Business Advisory Services Division.
He holds a First Class Honours BSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Nairobi and an MBA in Finance from the Manchester Business School in the UK. He is a member of the Institute of the Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) and the CFA Institute. He is an alumnus of the Strathmore School of Accountancy and has a good command of the French language.