A Zambian Citizen; Corporate Leader; public speaker; Communications specialist and strategist; Published Author (Business Values for Our Time (2010); Achievement Values for Young Adults (2011); Determinants of FDI in Sub-Saharan Africa (2012)). Also Television personality; Financial Advisor/Specialist; Advisor on Economic Policy; Economist and journalist.
Prior to founding Bridges Limited, a consulting firm in 2017, Chibamba was with the International Monetary Fund, Washington DC, where he served as Communications Advisor (2014-2016). He also headed the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (Radio and Television) as Director General (2012-2014).
Previously worked as Corporate Affairs and Marketing Director for Zambia State Insurance Corporation Limited (2002-2008), Director of Corporate Affairs at SABMiller Plc/ Coca-Cola -Zambia (2008-2012). Since 2004, Mr. Kanyama has been a business columnist in Zambia’s leading newspaper (The Post) and now News Diggers
He is Founder and Chairman of Teen Vision Trust Zambia (which hosts annual Creating the Future conferences for nearly 2,500 youths and mentors over 10,000 young Zambians in areas of business, finance, personal development and careers).
Awarded Chevening scholarship by the British Government in 2000/2001 to study MSc Development Finance- University of Reading. Also holder of BA Mass Communications/Economics (University of Zambia). Graduate of the Accelerated Leadership Program (BIT- University of Pretoria; South Africa), Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (SABMiller Plc/University of Cambridge).
Chibamba is a certified trainer under The John Maxwell C. Maxwell Certification Program, certified coach under the Society for Organization Learning (IMF sponsored) and Trainer of Trainers for the Institute of Directors- Zambia and is also a Fellow of the Institute.