Our Team

Sasa M. Chonza (SC) – Chief Executive Officer

SC joined FHF in 2020, prior to joining FHF, he worked at Azania Bank Limited from 2007 to July 2020 as Branch Manager, Branch Operation Executive, Credit Manager, Relationship Manager, and Credit Officer. Also He worked at NMB PLC from 2003 to 2007 as a loan officer. Mr Sasa has over 17 years working experience in the banking industry including over 9 years of Managerial Leadership. He holds BSc (Hons) Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness at Sokoine University of Agriculture, Professional certificate in financial co-operative management at Moshi University College of Co-operatives and Business Studies, and MSc (Hons) Community Economic Development at Southern New Hampshire University.

Amulike Kamwela (AK) – Head of Finance & Company Secretary.

AK joined FHF in 2020, prior to that, he worked at I&M Bank from 2015 to 2020 as a Head of Finance, from 2011 to 2015 worked at Standard Chartered Bank as a Finance Manager- Retail Client Division, and from 2007 to 2011 worked at Barclays Bank as Assistant-Business Analysis and Reporting. He holds Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting at University of Dar es Salaam, CPA(T) at National Board of Accountants and Auditors, and Masters in Business Administration at ESAMI University.

Reshma Shah (RS) – Manager Credit

RS joined FHF in 2017, prior to joining FHF, she worked at I & M Bank Tanzania Limited in 2009, and later Bank M Tanzania Plc in 2013, both in Operations and Credit roles. She holds Bachelor of Business Studies from University of Greenwich, IIT, Tanzania and MBA Finance from the University of Wales – UK- India.

Goodluck Mwasa (GM) – Business Manager

GM joined FHF in October 2019. He started his career with Barclays Bank Tanzania Limited as Sales Manager in 2007 and grew to Customer Service Advisor until 2012. He joined Bank of Africa Tanzania Limited from 2012 until 2019 as Sales Executive and later Branch Manager serving in different regions within Tanzania mainland. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Mzumbe University, Tanzania.

Derrick Rushekya (DR) – Manager Internal Audit

DR joined FHF in May 2019. He began his career in 2015 with United Bank for Africa Tanzania Limited as an Internal Audit and Control Officer and later joined I&M Bank Tanzania Limited in 2017 as an Assistant Manager-Internal Audit. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (B. Com) in Accounting from the University of Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania.

Sajid Khan (SK) – Manager ICT

SK joined FHF in 2017, prior to joining FHF, He worked at Diamond Trust Bank Tanzania in 2016 in Projects and IT. SK has over 10+ years of experience – including 6 years of senior-level leadership – Spanning IT infrastructure, communication & network management, system operations, service management and disaster recovery.

Ally Kimbulaga (AK) – Manager Risk

AK joined FHF in 2021, prior to that, he worked at KCB Bank from 2014 to 2020 worked as a Risk Officer and Ant Money Laundering and Sanction Screening Customer Analyst. He holds Bachelor degree in Accounting and Finance at Institute of Finance Management.