Ferdinand Zaumu


Ferdinand has been the Chairperson of AMCHAM in Zambia since 2018.


He currently leads Citi’s franchise in Zambia as CCO since March 1, 2017. He has over 22 years of working experience? with 20 at Citi, spanning across West, Central, North and East Africa covering different roles in Operations & Technology (O&T), Controls, Finance, Citi Transactions Services (CTS), TTS (Trade and Treasury Solutions) and Chief Executive Officer.


He has been with Citi since 1999 and has held a number of increasingly senior positions, starting in O&T in Cameroon, he moved to Finance in 2002 as Controller, CFO for Citi Cameroon with support to Gabon and DRC from 2005-2008, CFO for Citi Algeria 2009-2011, Cash Management Head for Citi Cameroon and later Citi Transaction Services Head Cameroon and Cash Management Head for West & Central Africa from 2012-2013. Prior to becoming CCO, he was the Treasury & Trade Solutions Head for West & Central Africa.


Ferdinand holds an MBA in Banking (First Class, Honours) and BSc in Banking & Finance.

Ferdie currently leaves in Zambia, is married with kids and enjoys helping underprivileged communities.