Susan Banda – MudiwaBoard Member of AECC
Committee Chair: Research & Publications
Committee Member: Branding, Communications & Events; Convention Steering
Susan is an Executive Coach and senior professional strategic communications and development consultant with experience across the Southern Africa region. With 20 years’ experience in leadership, including as CEO of a large enterprise, Susan brings her leadership experience and skills to the field of coaching.
She is currently running her own coaching and consultancy business, Yukani Consulting Limited. Prior to this, Susan was the Chief Executive Officer at the Millennium Challenge Account-Malawi, where she was responsible for the development and implementation of a $350 million investment in the power sector. Her corporate experience also includes the Privatisation Commission, Malawi, Malawi Investment Promotion Agency, Malawi Social Action Fund and as a Consultant on various projects in agriculture, health and manufacturing for different development agencies.
Susan is a Certified Coach accredited by Academy of Executive Coaching (AoEC), UK. The credentials include Practitioner Diploma in Executive Coaching, Systemic Team Coaching Certificate & Certified Hogan Assessment Practitioner.
Her qualifications include an MA in Journalism (University of Missouri School of Journalism, Missouri, USA), Bachelor of Arts- Mass Communication (Elizabethtown College, Communication (USA) and BA Humanities- with Credit (Chancellor College – University of Malawi).
AECC seeks to create an executive coaching eco-system in Africa that promotes best practice and relevant support to stakeholders for positive transformation.