Dr Mambondiani is the CEO of Steward Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Econet Wireless Ltd headquartered in Johannesburg.
He also doubles up as CEO of the Digital Banking Arm for Cassava Fintech, another subsidiary of Econet Wireless Global. This other arm is responsible for digital banking projects across Africa.
Dr Mambondiani, a Lawyer and banker with years of experience brings a wealth of knowledge to the summit on retail and investment banking, economics, trade finance, corporate finance, law and development finance.
He has also worked at has worked in Europe and Africa for various Banking and financial Institutions at executive level.
Prior to joining Steward Bank, he was Deputy Managing Director at Coronation Financial, a specialist financial advisory services firm based in the UK. He also lectured on international Finance for development at the University of Central Lancashire Business School and the University of Manchester.
Before he left for the United Kingdom, he was Managing Director of Kingdom Private Bank and Chief Executive Officer of TN Asset Management, a subsidiary of TN Bank in Zimbabwe.He has also practised as a corporate attorney in the United States of America.
A Chevening scholar, Lance attained PhD from the University of Manchester in 2011 on a thesis analysing the relationship between bank ownership, corporate governance and profitability in the Zimbabwean banking sector.