Mr. Wanjelani is the Chief Executive Officer of Newgen Holdings Limited, a financial consultancy, risk management and construction company.
Mr. Wanjelani has extensive experience in banking, accumulated over a period of 20 years. He also has considerable experience in organisational change and transformation, finance and financial planning and corporate governance.
He has held positions of Head Assets Liability Management (ALM), Barclays Africa Treasury, Regional Office, Johannesburg and Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director at Barclays Bank Zambia Plc. He has additionally held position of Board Chairman of the Rural Electrification Authority (REA) and the position of Board Member on the ZESCO Limited Board, Real Estate Investments Zambia Plc and the Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company Board and was the Chairman the Board Audit Commitee.
Mr. Wanjelani currently holds the position of Executive Director on the Kumil Energy Limited Board and Newgen Construction Limited Board. He is a non-executive Director on the Center for Infectious Diseases Research (Z) Board and the Blue Light Risk Management Limited Board.
Mr Wanjelani is a fellow of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (ACCA) and a Fellow of the Zambia Institute of Certified Accountants (ZICA). He holds an MBA from Oxford Brookes University UK and has a Diplomas in Business Administration and Professional Accounting. Mr Wanjelani has also trained in Leadership for the Cu’ing Edge from GIBS University, South Africa.