CHANGE MANAGEMENT: The Journey of Inspirational Leaders

Seminar

14:00-18:00, 22 November, 2017​


Event venue: RADISSON BLU LE VENDOME HOTEL

14 London Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, 8005 South Africa​​

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Speakers


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Redouane NAJM-EDDINE, Chairman of the Management Board of Al Barid Bank and Deputy General Manager of Groupe Poste Maroc

Mr. Redouane Najm Eddine holds a PhD in Finance from Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne University; currently he is the director of the largest Moroccan public bank. And he has proven experience in project management and management, particularly in the services, strategy, finance and banking sectors.

With more than 26 years of experience, including 7 years as Chairman of the Management Board of Al Barid Bank, which he created in 2010. Mr. Redouane Najm Eddine has accumulated several management positions, notably as Director of the Finance Department of Crédit du Maroc group from 1989 to 2004 and then as Director in charge of planning and Group Control (merger / acquisition) Attijari Wafabank.

He currently has several mandates within a Moroccan public body of references namely :

·         SOFAC (Financing Company: CDG / Poste Maroc): Director (since 2008), and Chairman of the Audit Committee.

·         Chronopost International (JV Poste Française / Poste Maroc): director (since 2008), and Chairman of the Audit Committee

·         Jaida (CMKD, KFW, EIB, CDG and Poste Maroc): director (since 2008)

·         World Institute of Caisses d'Epargne: director (since 2009)

·         PlaNet Finance (Chaired by Mr Jacques ATTALI): Member of the Honorary Committee (since 2013), and Chairman of the Audit Committee

·         IFA: member (since 2012) and Member of the Association of Directors of France Science Po

He is currently Director Chairman of WSBI's Mena Group.

Al Barid Bank, a subsidiary of Barid Al-Maghrib, was launched on June 8, 2010, to serve the greatest number of Moroccans.

Heir to the financial services business of the Barid Al-Maghrib group, Al Barid Bank relies on recognized know-how. Indeed, the exercise of financial services by Barid Al-Maghrib dates back to 1926, the year of creation of the postal check account (CCP).

Citizen, approachable, close to its customers, Al Barid Bank has a very wide network, with more than 1800 agencies spread over the Kingdom, both in urban areas and in the most remote rural areas.

Offering a wide range of banking products and services with appropriate pricing, Al Barid Bank facilitates access to financial services and thus contributes to the acceleration of the banking of Moroccan citizens.

Al Barid Bank wants to be the bank of all, the bank of all Moroccans

In December 2015  – The Europe Business Assembly (EBA) recently awarded Moroccan WSBI Member Al Barid Bank  'Best Enterprise' award in Morocco.

Nominated for the award earlier this year, Al Barid Bank was cited then for:

  • high quality of its goods and services it provides;
  • strong position on the international market, and the desire to continue its international expansion;
  • ​attention to the welfare of their workers;
  • high quality of their products; and 
  • high level of customer satisfaction.

According to EBA, Al Barid Bank not only won the 'Best Enterprise' award. Al Barid Bank CEO Redouane Najm-Eddine won a 'Manager of the Year' medal. ​



Sabasaba Kitewita Moshingi, Chief Executive Officer TPB Bank PLC 

Mr. Moshingi joined TPB in 2011 as Chief Executive Officer. Under his management TPB has witnessed a tremendous expansion of its revenue growth over the last 5 years that is due to the introduction of digital products and services for individuals and for groups. This led in 2017 to the rebranding of the bank and change of name from Tanzania Postal Bank to TPB Bank PLC, with a change of the logo and tagline. The next step is to increase  the bank's capital and thereafter focus other target market and achieve their mission of financial inclusion.

Prior to this Mr. Moshingi was Regional Head of ​Consumer Banking Operational Risk and Sales Governance in Northern Gulf, Levant and Oman based in the Kingdom of Bahrain for Standard Chartered Bank from 2007. Mr. Moshingi, a seasoned banker is also a Board Member, President Africa Regional Group and Vice President - Presidents Committee of the World Savings and Retail Banking Institute (WSBI Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium), Governing Council Member and Representative in East African Community of the Tanzania Bankers Association, Governing Council Member and Chairman Education Committee of the Tanzania Institute of Bankers, Board Member of the Association of Savings Banks of East Africa, Board Member and Vice Chairman of the UmojaSwitch, Board Member Association of Tanzania Employers (ATE), an Advisory Board Member of AIESEC Tanzania and an Eisenhower Fellow. Mr. Moshingi is a certified chartered banker with a Master of Business Administration (Finance) from the University of Dar-es-Salaam.

​TPB TANZANIA

TPB is a public institution where the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania is a majority shareholder with 86.03% of the shares, Tanzania Posts Corporation holds 8.09% of the shares, the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar 3.05% of the shares and TP & TC Savings and Credit Society 2.83% of the shares.

The bank's original focus at inception was providing financial services to the common Tanzanian and this has now evolved to focus on promoting financial inclusion and empowering Tanzanians by helping them develop a saving culture and access to credit.​

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Aswin De Silva, Chairman of National Savings Bank of Sri Lanka

The National Savings Bank has recently won the Best of Sri Lanka Award for its Annual Report – 2015 by ARC Awards, one of the most sought after annual report rating entities globally. Event was held recently in New York, USA.

The story of the National Savings Bank is as unique as its history. Although the Bank was established in 1972 by an Act of Parliament, its beginnings reach as far back as the early 19th century, when the idea of a savings bank was first born. NSB was formed through the amalgamation of four long-standing institutions that were dedicated to providing financial services to all Sri Lankans – not just the affluent. It is this inclusiveness, which enables the people of our country to be more resilient in the face of the financial ups and downs of life.  

The Bank is also a conduit by which the people of Sri Lanka become stakeholders in the country's development. The money deposited in this State-owned, specialised savings bank is reinvested to support national policies and initiatives that contribute to a prosperous Sri Lanka. In turn, the people's hard-earned savings are guaranteed by the Government. The Bank's keen focus on good governance, risk management and compliance is a key contributor to its success.