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Lelemba Phiri

Chief Marketing Officer, Zoona

Lelemba Phiri is the Chief Marketing Officer for Zoona Transactions International Limited. She is an award winning financial educator, keynote speaker and development professional who is passionate about entrepreneurship and women leadership development in Africa.

Lelemba has worked with private, public and government organizations for over 10 years and her experience extends across South Africa, Zambia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Angola and other sub-Saharan countries. Amongst other awards, she was named as one of Africa's Most Influential Women in Business and Government in 2014.

Lelemba holds a Master’s degree in Development Finance (with distinction) from UCT Graduate School of Business, a BSc in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes and is a Chartered Certified Accountant.

Lelemba is from Zambia and currently resides in Cape Town, South Africa with her husband and two sons