Neil Douglas Wilned Nyirongo
Neil Douglas Wilned Nyirongo is a phenomenal credit to the financial sector. His vast experience has taken him internationally including Scotland, the United States of America, Nigeria, United Kingdom, South Africa, Ireland and Uganda. A PHD in Business Administration, a Master of Philosophy in Monetary Economics and a Bachelor of Social Science, majoring in Economics and Mathematics are the qualifications achieved by Nyirongo. His employment record includes Columbia Commonwealth University in Malawi (CCUM), the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Malawi, Bankable Frontier Associates (BFA) Malawi, African Union Commission (AUC), and Reserve Bank of Malawi.
The professional courses he has done include International Money and Capital Markets, Financial Market Operations, Capital Market Development and Regulation, Regional Capital Market Development, Financial Programming, Economic Stabilisation and Reforms, 5-Financial MBA, Financial Programming, and Asset and Liability Management. Some of his commendable achievements are the establishment of the auction system in Government securities, being part of the team setting up of the Malawi Stock Exchange, the establishment of the Treasury department of the Reserve Bank of Malawi, amongst others. Beyond the scope of business, Nyirongo contributed to the body of knowledge in the theory of the financial industry by way of written papers.
Elisy Fannie Chikamba
Elisy Fannie Chikamba’s impeccable career record was attained through her thirteen-year tenure at two financial institutions, where she gained vast financial experience. In addition, her vast experience in the financial sector was gained through filing reports for the Reserve Bank of Malawi. Her banking industry experience was gained at the CDH Investment Bank and with the NBS Bank (New Building Society). Chikamba’s core strength is Financial Reporting, Business Analysis, and Capacity Building. This organisation is also a client of medhealth, putting it in the report may result in a conflict of interest scenario.
She a member of several professional organisations such as the Association of Charted Accountants and the Society (ACCA) and Accountants in Malawi (SOCAM). Chikamba’s certified skill set is Asset and Liability Management, Internal Financial Reporting Standards, International Reporting Standards (IFRS) , Financial Institution analysis, Online course of fundamentals of Risk management with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) Basel II course, General Management for Banks and Flexcube universal banking. Overall, Chikamba is an ambitious, highly competent, motivated and results-oriented Accounting specialist.
George Frasier Chirwa
Currently, Chirwa is the Management Accountant at Malawi Liverpool Welcome Trust. His track record includes Senior Lecturer at the University of Malawi, where he helps to cultivate young finance professionals. His diverse career includes being a Finance and Marketing Specialist, Finance and Administration Officer for the United National World Food Programme in Blantyre, consultant and trainer for Lisho Events Management Forum, Financial Analyst, Course Leader at the Computing and Business College, Project Accountant for the British Broadcasting Corporation, Management Accountant for Consol Glass , and Assistant Accountant at Indefund.
His academic qualifications are Charted Institute of Marketers (CIM), Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA), and Masters in Business Administration (MBA). Chirwa has outstanding attributes including organisational ability, problem solving through an analytical, logical and innovative approach, dynamic and creative relationship building, achievement orientation, and flexibility to different ways of doing things. He is a team player with strong leadership skills that are able to keep up team morale, encourage others and credit to the organisation and individual members.
Albert Musakwa has a solid employment history including training and clerkship with the BDO Zimbabwe Charted Accountants (Kudenga & Co), as well as being an Audit Supervisor and Senior Audit Manager. His responsibilities have included the auditing and management of various companies across sectors including banking, insurance, energy and power, aviation, manufacturing, mining, health, telecommunications, courier services, legal services as well as NGO’s. Lecturing ACCA and CIS to students at the Trust Academy is one of his investments in future finance professionals.
Musakwa’s qualifications include a Master in Business Administration (MBA), Corporate Governance, Certificate of Proficiency, Certificate in Theory Accounting, Bachelor of Accounting Science, Bachelor of Accountancy and Leadership Development Program. His current role is Managing Director of Medscheme Zimbabwe (Pty) Ltd (t/s Sovereign Health). His interpersonal skill include discipline, the ability to personalise service delivery, and developing workable solutions, A dedicated team member as well as a goal achiever, he is a firm believer in accountability.
Chief Executive Officer
Throughout twenty years in the financial serves industry Bright Kamanga has held positions such as auditor, financial accountant, management accountant, finance controller, and financial and administration controller. His work has been in various sectors, including FMCG, water services, packaging and independent consulting. Kamanga’s qualifications are Certified Public Accountant (CPA-Malawi), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK), and Fellow, Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA).
His skills set has been attained through certificates in privatisation financial consultancy, visionary leadership and growth, change management as well as essential skills for financial controllers. As a leader who is adaptable in multicultural environments and is an excellent communicator, he has the flexibility to work both individually and within a team. His leadership qualities were a credit to the Lilongwe Branch Committee of SOCAM and Treasurer of the Board of the Lilongwe Golf Club. Self-motivated, proactive with the ability to work under pressure, he is also able to transfer the same work ethic to team members, through his strong people management skill and managerial ability.