Mr Rughani is the CEO of Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) in Tanzania. He joined SCB in 1999 and has held various key positions with the bank, including Interim Head – Global Finance Shared Services (FSSC), Head of Finance Operations & Change Management – Africa, Executive Director Finance for Ghana and Area CFO (Ghana, Gambia, Sierra Leone, and Cote d’Ivoire), Executive Director Finance for SCB Tanzania, and Regional Finance Manager for Africa (based in London).
Mr. Rughani has also held important positions, such as a Non-Executive Director for Standard Chartered Bank Uganda, Past Chairman of the Ghana Business Coalition, Chairman of TBA, and as a founding member of the FSSC Forum in Kenya.
Sanjay is a proven results-oriented leader with a strong 25 years plus track record of performance in turnaround and high paced organization in multiple roles and geographies. A proactive participative, strategically focused leader who utilizes keen analysis and insights and team approach to drive organizational improvements and implementation of best practices. Superior interpersonal skills, capable of resolving multiple and complex issues and motivating staff to peak personal and organizational performance.
During a meeting of the Board of Directors held on 6th September 2017, Rughani was appointed a member of the Board of Directors of the CEO Roundtable of Tanzania.