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About Cactus Financial Services

Company Profile

Cactus Financial Services was incorporated on 9th November,2007 to provide money transfer services under the Western Union Franchise. Its certificate of designation from Bank of Zambia was issued on 14th November 2008. It signed an International Representation Agreement with Western Union Network ( France ) SAS on 10th March,2009. It started its trading activities on 9th April, 2009.

The Board

Mr Fredireck Banda is a Chartered Accountant and serves as an Independent Chairman of the Board. Currently he is in private practice but he has served as Finance Director at National Airports Corporation for ten years until December, 2010.

Mr George Machila is a Chartered Accountant and serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the company. Until March 2008, he had served as Director of Finance and Financial Services for nine years at Zambia Postal Services Corporation (Zampost).

Mr Jasper Phiri is an Accountant most of whose prior working career was with Zambia Postal services Corporation. He is the Chief Operating Officer for the company.

Mr Kelvin Kaluba is a Chartered Accountant and currently works for Zambezi River Authority as Senior Manager – Finance and Human Resources.

Mr Gilbert Matanda is an Accountant and currently works for Road Transport and Safety Agency.

Other board members include Mrs. Maggie Noole and Mr. Paul. Y. Kalumba

Management Team

The Management Team comprises:
Mr George Machila as Chief Executive Officer, Mr Jasper Phiri as Chief Operating Officer and Mr Andrew Siame Lambwe as Company Accountant.

Mr George Machila is a Fellow of The Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA) and a Fellow of The Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants. He has more than twenty years working experience in general management ,financial management, strategic business planning ,accounting and internal control systems, budgeting and budgetary control systems and business turn –arounds. As Director of Finance and Financial services at Zampost for nine years, he developed business strategies to re-engineer and grow tenfold the Corporation’s domestic money transfer business; he oversaw the start-up and subsequent growth of International Money Transfer business under an agency agreement with Western Union Financial Services International. He commands good knowledge and understanding of the money transfer business and its market, both domestic and international.

Mr Jasper Phiri Mr Phiri is a partly qualified Accountant with ACCA Level two. He worked with Zampost for more than twenty years in various positions. The two notable and relevant positions he held were as Manager- Financial Services (domestic money transfer services) for one year and Manager- Western Union (International money transfer services) for four years. Mr Phiri is well versed in the management of cash flows and delivery of high quality service that are associated with a money transfer business.

Meeting Your Money Transfer Needs

Cactus Financial Services strives not to be a success but to be of value. We ask our customers to be part of our service solution and do not view them as part of the problem. We believe that customers may forget what we say to them but never forget how we make them feel through our superior service offering. One of our unrelenting values is to give real service by adding something which cannot be bought or measured with money, which is sincerity and integrity.

In the words of Derek Sivers, Founder CD Baby "Customer service is the new marketing."

About CFS

Cactus Financial Services was incorporated on 9th November,2007 to provide money transfer services under the Western Union Franchise.

Its certificate of designation from Bank of Zambia was issued on 14th November 2008.

 

Contact Us

Address: Shop No. 3,
Luangwa House Cairo Road, 
Lusaka Business Center

Phone: +260-211-221180

Email: info@cactusfinancialservices.com

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