Innocent holds a Bachelor of Business Studies degree from the University of Zimbabwe, Chartered Institute of Secretaries & Administrators Diploma, Institute of Bankers of Zimbabwe Diploma and Credit Management Diploma. He has wide experience in project appraisal, project management, business consultancy and rehabilitation.
Washington Hwapunga [Loans & Advances Executive]
Washington holds a Bachelor of Technology in Management degree from the University of Zimbabwe. He is currently studying towards a Chartered Institute of Secretaries and Administrators Diploma. Washington is responsible for all credit processes, including marketing the company’s products, review of credit proposals, managing the loan portfolio, and debt recovery.
Pelagia Chimhini [Head of Risk & Compliance]
Pelagia holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Nottingham, UK in association with Opening Learning Centre. She also holds a
Bachelor of Business Studies Degree from the University of Zimbabwe and an Institute of Bankers (IOBZ ) Certificate. She is a banker and risk management practitioner with many years’ experience at senior management level. She has vast knowledge and experience in the field of risk management (market risk, credit risk, interest rate risk foreign exchange risk, and operational risk), compliance, and corporate governance and bank operations acquired in the past 17 years. Pelagia has worked for the Supervision and Surveillance Division at the Reserve Bank and at various financial institutions including Banc ABC and the now Steward Bank.
Lorraine Ndlovu [Leasing Manager]
Lorraine holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Administration both from the University of Zimbabwe. She also holds a Diploma in Banking from the Institute of Banking Zimbabwe as well as a Diploma in Project Management. Lorraine is a seasoned banker, with expertise in Corporate banking; Corporate Finance and Leasing. She is in charge of Asset Financing Structures.
Terence Mazango [Treasurer]
Terence holds a Bachelor of Accounting Sciences Degree (Bcompt) as well as a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Economics both from the University of South Africa. He holds an advanced diploma in Treasury Management and International Finance from the Institute of Bankers in South Africa and an Institute of Bankers of Zimbabwe diploma. Terence has over 20 years’ experience in various capacities which include, treasury management, trade finance and corporate banking which was attained in various financial institutions in Zimbabwe.
Tambu holds a Bachelor of Accounting Degree from the University of Zimbabwe and is a member of the Association of Chartered Accountants (ACCA). She has extensive experience in auditing, accounting, investments, corporate finance and financial management.
Cheryl Mapuranga [Head of Operations]
Cheryl holds a BSc Honors in Psychology and a Diploma in Business Leadership. She has over twenty years of banking experience in various capacities. She started her career in 1993 with ANZ Grindlays Bank (now Stanbic Bank). She has also worked for FBC Bank, FBC Building Society and Barbican Bank as Back office Manager and treasury dealer. She was with Alpha Asset Management from 2011 to 2017.