Filbert Mponzi

Filbert Mponzi is Head of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises & Savings and Credit Cooperation’s at the National Microfinance Bank PLC (NMB Bank) in Tanzania. He is responsible for all lending activities and the overall SME portfolio manager of NMB in Tanzania. NMB Bank is the largest bank in Tanzania both in assets and outreach (over 150 branches). NMB is partly owned by the Dutch Rabobank Group.

Over the past 11 years, Filbert has built extensive expertise in SME and agribusiness finance in Tanzania. He is currently leading a team of 20 SME lending professionals at NMB Bank. Before that he was a Senior Relationship Manager for SME and agribusiness himself and involved in product development at NMB Bank.

He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and is a Certified Public Accountant. Filbert serves on the Investment Committee of SME Impact Fund on personal title.