Lowani Chibesakunda

Bankers Association of Zambia Deputy Chairperson

Lowani Chibesakunda


Born and raised in Zambia, Lowani Chibesakunda’s enriching Citi career began 24 years ago. Currently Citi Zambia CEO for the past 3 years. She has held various leadership positions within Citi Zambia in Corporate Banking and Operations. Her previous role for 3 years had been Corporate Bank Head for Citi Zambia. She has also had the privilege of working in other Citi presence countries such as South Africa, China, and the United Kingdom

Lowani, prides herself in being a strong advocate of leading by coaching, mentoring, and in having strong customer relationship skills. Her focus on customer relationships emanated from covering Multinational, Public Sector, Non-Profit, and Top Tier Local corporations.

Lowani holds an MBA from Heriot-Watt University, a degree in Financial Services from the University of the West of England Bristol, a Certificate in Banking from the Chartered Institute of Bankers – UK, diverse Certificates from the Wharton School University of Pennsylvania, MIT Sloan School of Management and Berkely University

Lowani is enthusiastic about a positive impact on the business community and education hence is currently the American Chamber of Commerce in Zambia board President, Chairperson of the Bankers Association of Zambia, and board member of Baobab College & Scared Heart of Jesus School.

In her spare time, Lowani is an ardent gardener and values family time.

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