Board Member & CEO
Weston is a self-driven individual and definition of an African dream. He is an entrepreneur at heart, revolving around the passion to provide solutions to the numerous problems in the African continent and beyond. A product of the Copperbelt University, he has overseen the creation and growth of Chiecomun Southlink Mining & Construction into an active player in providing solutions to the mining and construction industries in Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo. A born salesman, he is also founder of a growing retail chain distributor for cosmetics, Bold & Beautiful. He is an equal shareholder in Southlink Energy Solutions, Zambia’s renewable energy development services provider. His current aim is to see the democratization of renewable and smart energy in Africa.
George Ngolwe, Board Member & CCO
George is a sales and marketing professional. He is a results oriented and motivated marketing leader, highly regarded for abilities to penetrate new markets, archiving sales results and expanding market share. He doubles up as board member for Barloworld Equipment Zambia. He’s been a dynamic and high performance executive for over 17 years. He has massive experience in Change Management, Process Improvement, Solution and Consultative Selling, Branding and Positioning, Resource Management, Customer/Market/Industry and Economic Analysis, Market Intelligence, Client Loyalty, Relationship Management, Quality and Compliance, Revenue and Profit Growth, Negotiations, Market Penetration and Growth, P&L, Account Management, Sales Training, Budgetary and Cost Control, Business Development, Team Building and Mentoring.
Geoffrey Kanga, Board Member & CFO
Geoffrey is a Technician and tactician, he has an in-depth knowledge in finance and accounting via studies such as Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) and Association of Accountancy Technician (AAT). He has been earmarked to study Masters in General banking and Operations with IFS School of Finance UK.
He has been an entrepreneur for over fourteen years, with various assignments in business development, finance brokerage, establishing new businesses, business compliance, business strategic plans in the private and not for profit organisations.
Prior to that, he had been in the Banking industry with at least twelve years’ experience, with a bias towards corporate banking, Trade Finance and Operations
Matanda Mwewa, Board Member & COO
Matanda is a highly energized executive with a broad experience in Business Management and Structural Engineering, Wood Science Technology and Natural Resources Management. Coupled with a Master of Science in Project Management, he has over 5 years’ experience in Solar Energy and the application of environmentally friendly projects in field locations, managing projects and staff management duties. He has served in a number of Solar Energy companies in senior management positions, some of which are SolarAid Zambia, Muhanya Solar and Samansco Solarquest Ltd
Dr. Brian Malambo, Board Chairman
Brian is an entrepreneur and founder of Longhorn Associates Limited.
With over 15 years of experience in the financial services sector, particularly in credit and investment management, he is a key resource in the Zambian financial sector. He also sits on the Board of Izwe Loans Zambia Limited where he is a minority shareholder.
Brian is a Chartered Treasurer with the Association for Financial Professionals of the United States of America and holds among other qualifications a Master of Business Administration (MBA). He also holds a Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) specializing in Finance with Binary University of Malaysia.
He is a Treasury Charter holding member of AFP – USA, Fellow of the International Academy of Management (IAM) – UK and an Associate of the Zambia Institute of Marketing