Mar­garet has 20 years of mul­ti sec­tor expe­ri­ence in finan­cial ser­vices and tele­com indus­try among oth­ers. She is cur­rent­ly serv­ing as Head of Pub­lic Sec­tor, Local Large and Region­al Cor­po­rates at ABSA Cor­po­rate Bank­ing Zam­bia which involves pro­vid­ing strate­gic lead­er­ship and direc­tion for this key bank­ing seg­ment. Pri­or to that she held the roles of Nation­al Sales Man­ag­er at MTN Zam­bia and Nation­al Cus­tomer Ser­vice Man­ag­er at DHL Inter­na­tion­al. Her abil­i­ty to cre­ate strong strate­gic part­ner­ships has result­ed in facil­i­tat­ing land­mark finan­cial ser­vices inno­va­tions with tele­com and pub­lic sec­tor play­ers. She has also been instru­men­tal in facil­i­tat­ing sig­nif­i­cant finan­cial mar­kets trans­ac­tions in key eco­nom­ic sec­tors. Her expe­ri­ence includes being the Lead on man­ag­ing devel­op­ment orga­ni­za­tions, gov­ern­ment and reg­u­la­to­ry rela­tion­ships and influ­enc­ing pol­i­cy changes that have helped make head­way in finan­cial mar­kets devel­op­ment. Margaret’s skills and expe­ri­ence include cor­po­rate finance, cred­it risk man­age­ment, sales and rela­tion­ship skills among oth­ers. She holds a Mas­ters in Busi­ness Admin­is­tra­tion from Edin­burgh Busi­ness School, Heri­ot Watt Uni­ver­si­ty, Scot­land.