Yako Bank (U) Limited was incorporated in the Republic of Uganda in 2010 and licensed as a Credit Institution by Bank of Uganda in 2020.
In September 2015, Yako got its license to operate as a deposit-taking institution and started operations under the name Yako Microfinance (U) Limited. It upgraded to a Credit Institution in 2020 and was licensed to operate as Yako Bank (U) Limited. Yako Bank is owned by different shareholders and has been licensed by the Bank of Uganda to provide savings and lending products to different clients.
Yako Bank (U) Limited is located in Kampala with its head office at Forest Mall Lugogo with branches at Raja Chambers on Parliament Avenue and in Jinja on Main Street.
Message from the MD
At Yako Bank, our focus is to address needs through rugged, efficient, reliable, and economical products, in line with the world’s best, while maintaining continuous interaction with our customer to access their emerging requirements so as to be ready when the needs arise. We believe that agriculture, being the backbone of our economy in Uganda, holds the key to Food Safety, economic growth, and improved living which are necessary for empowering our brethren.
We are committed to total customer satisfaction by identifying their specific needs, translating them into Quality credit products, and providing dependable after-sales services. This commitment is the cornerstone of our Quality Policy and we strive to achieve it in the long run.
The organization is also committed to its shareholders by way of maximizing the wealth through sustained growth under the overall ambit of the spirit of a Public Sector Unit, to optimally balance the commercial objectives and the goals of social service to the nation at large.
I, therefore, seek continued patronage of our valued customers, and cooperation of our employees and thank our well-wishers who have contributed to the growth of the organization.
Om Parkash Khatkar – MD
Yako Bank Uganda Limited