The managing director (MD) is the leader of HOPE’s regional support office, HOPE Distributed Services (DSU), Ltd. in Kigali, Rwanda. The managing director has organizational supervision over the entire DSU staff and directly manages the core banking system support team. The managing director is responsible for leadership of strategy, finance, operations, and spiritual integration. He/she represents the institution within the organization’s global network and communicates with local and national regulators and other government officials.
The MD is also responsible for coordination with other global support staff and leadership to develop and improve the overall operations of the HOPE network. The MD is responsible for staff and project management for the core banking systems team, serving as a liaison between the technical US Central Services Unit and DSU staff and the business management and leadership of HOPE’s global network. The MD recognizes and respects the authority of the organization as the major shareholder, its president and other officers, and works to support global leaders to accomplish their goals.