Chiku Gondwe, National Coordinator


Chiku Gondwe is passionate about the upliftment of women, especially in business. She has strong leadership skills and excellent presentation and public speaking skills which serve her well in her role as National Coordinator. Before Chiku joined NABW in April of 2015, she managed her personal family businesses for three years. Since 2001, she has worked as a Sales and Administration Officer for International Power Control Systems, an Auditor for Graham Carr and a Business Manager at Fortune CP Ltd., a renewable energy company based in Blantyre. Chiku is part qualified with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, has a diploma in Financial Accounting, and a certificate in Business Management.

Menard Kaumphawi, Accounts Assistant


Menard Kaumphawi has been a valuable member of the NABW staff since June, 1995. Menard is a highly trained individual, being certified with Accounting Stage 3, Economics Stage 3, Cost and Management Accounting Stage 3, and Management Accounting Stage 3 from the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry.  From the Royal Society of Arts, he also has his Advanced Accounting Stage 2, Accounting Stage 2, and Bookkeeping Stage 1. Before joining the NABW team, Menard worked as a data clerk for Napolo Ukana Breweries.

Willie Byson, Projects Officer


Willie Byson joined the NABW team in February, 200 but before that he worked as a Technical Assistant at the Ministry of Agriculture. Willie has also worked as an Income Generating Facilitator with World Vision International in Malawi. This past professional experience, along with his certificate in the Principles and Science of Agriculture allow him to bring a unique perspective to NABW.

Funny Nkhunda, Program Manager


Before Funny Nkhunda joined the NABW team in October 2014, she worked as a Loan Officer and Accounts Assistant for T&T Holdings Ltd and as a Local Consultant on contract with the World Bank. Funny has a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting & Finance, as well as a diploma and certificate in Financial Accounting.

Bright Gonthi, Driver/Office Assistant


Bright Gonthi has been with NABW since June, 2014.

Sophie Kumwanje, Projects Officer – Blantyre

Sophie Kumwanje has been working with NABW since April, 1993.

Mr. Shayibu, Office Assistant – Blantyre

Mr. Shayibu has been with NABW since February, 2008.

William Sibande, Projects Officer – Mzuzu

William Sibande has been a part of the NABW team since June, 1993.