Samuel Yeboah becomes non-executive director at IZWE

Gbenga Oyebode

Mr. Samuel Yeboah has been changed from an executive director status to that of a non-executive director of IZWE Loans Ltd, effective January 1, 2017.

Samuel Yeboah was involved in setting up lzwe in Ghana in 2010 and he officially joined the company in 2011. He previously worked as a Business Development & Corporate Relations Manager at Mon-Tran Ghana Limited, and as the local representative of Thermonic Electric (Canada). Samuel holds an MBA from Liverpool John Moores University, UK. He is currently the Managing Director for Syccol Limited.

About the company

Izwe Loans (Pty) Ltd is a specialist finance company targeting the formally employed market with an unsecured term-loan offering. The company has grown into a dynamic, rapidly developing pan-African micro-finance organisation with operations in South Africa, Zambia, Ghana and Kenya.

 In Zambia, Ghana and Kenya, the businesses are managed by experienced local management teams, with effective central support from South Africa.

Izwe Loans operates as a registered micro-financier and makes unsecured loans which currently do not exceed R99 000 with tenors up to 42 months. Izwe Loans has disbursed over R3 billion to date to over 150 000 customers.