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Francis Mumbi Innovation Lead at Stanbic Bank


Francis Chanda Mumbi is a business and finance professional with over 13 years industry experience covering Financial and Management Accounting, Investment and Portfolio Management, Investment Banking and Venture Capital, Credit Risk Management, Data Analytics, Product and Process Design, Payments, Product Management, Product Development and Business Strategy. Francis holds qualifications in Accountancy (CIMA), Technology (Java and Web Development), Card and Payments and Project Management (Prince 2 and Agile).

Francis is currently leading Product Innovation and Digitisation for Stanbic Bank Zambia where he has oversight over the delivery of the business’s digital strategy. Francis is actively involved in the local tech entrepreneurship community and is a member of the Digital Finance Working Group which is working to drive financial access and inclusion through digital financial services.

Prior to joining Stanbic Bank, Francis worked as Corporate Credit Manager and as an Assistant Business Analyst at Barclays and was an Investment Analyst and Accounts Manager for Lloyds Financials Limited.

Francis is passionate technology, finance and design and how the three disciplines are converging to produce new business models and value.

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