What is KIFC

The Kigali International Financial Centre is an attractive financial marketplace that provides a platform for business firms wishing to establish themselves in Kigali with licensing and set up support. The platform also enables access to a competitive legal and regulatory framework, attractive incentives, and an environment with ease of operation – ensuring you have the ideal gateway to advance your business in Africa.

What Does Membership Mean?

KIFC membership gives exclusive access to a thriving pan-African financial community. Become a member to promote your organization and network with national and international business leaders. The membership enables your organization to enjoy business facilitations, special promotion packages, participate in policy dialogues, stay current on industry trends, and grow your footprint in Africa. Our members include the financial services ecosystem, industry associations, and academia. To join or become a member, contact us today.


  • Business facilitations: licensing and set up support.
  • Raise your profile: increase awareness of your company through events, speaking engagements, sponsorship opportunities, newsletters, and more.
  • Network: connect with local and international stakeholders and institutions.
  • Policy and regulation: collaborate with policy makers and professional bodies to constantly stay ahead of the curve.

How to Become a Member (starting from $2500 annual membership fee)

KIFC is a destination for investors and financial actors who want to effectively manage their assets and structure their investments across Africa. KIFC offers a pro-business environment and in full compliance with international standards and regulatory requirements.

Step 1:

Contact our team via email/phone.

Step 2:

Learn about your membership options.

Step 3:

Become a member and enjoy your benefits. Raise your company’s profile, build relationships and influence policy and regulation and more.