Peninnah is a practicing Chartered Secretary and an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda. She is currently the Company Secretary of Centenary Rural Development Group Ltd. And of its subsidiary Centenary Bank where she is also the Head of Legal Services.
She started her career in private legal practice, moved into the insurance industry as Company Secretary of United Assurance ( now UAP Old Mutual) before joining Centenary Bank in 2002 to set up the Company Secretarial & in- house legal Division.
Over the span of her career she has been exposed and built strong experience in a broad spectrum of financial services, drafting and negotiation of commercial, financial, and construction contracts. She has provided Leadership and promoted good corporate governance.
Peninnah is the present Chairman on the Board of Trustees of Send-A-Cow Uganda [ a social development and enterprise]. She has also been recently appointed as a Director on the Board of Kenya Reinsurance Corporation (U) SMC Ltd.