Access to Finance Rwanda

BOARD MEMBER

Betty Sayinzoga

Board Member

Betty Sayinzoga is a Senior Executive in the Insurance sector who brings her insurance expertise to the AFR Board of Directors. She started her career in Belgium in 2001 as Payroll Consultant. In 2009, she started her career in Rwanda at “Banque Populaire du Rwanda”, first as an HR professional and then as the Head of HR, managing more than 1600 staff. Betty remained in the HR field for many years as a People and Change Consultant for PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and as a Chief HR Officer for Prime Insurance.

She became the CEO of Prime life Insurance in 2015 and moved to Saham in 2017 as CEO of Saham Life Insurance Rwanda. In 2019, Betty spearheaded the integration of Saham with SORAS together with the re-banding of the company into its current brand: Sanlam. Since January 2020, Betty joined the Business Integration Team of Sanlam. She is currently working on different projects in West Africa related to the Saham-Sanlam integration.

Betty holds a Bachelor Degree in Law and an MBA.