Stembile “Tembi” Sibanda has 15 years experience of data governance, technology implementation and managing ’big data’ projects in the banking and capital markets space. She has a significant track record of successfully transforming businesses and assisting them gain competitive advantage through technology and data focused strategies worth billions of investment dollars
Tembi brings deep general management experience, strong business operational acumen and a thorough understanding of finance and fundraising. She is extremely passionate about supporting not-for-profit organizations and the arts by figuring out innovative financing ways that enable them to achieve their goals.
Tembi began her career at big four powerhouse PricewaterhouseCoopers, spent some time as a senior manager at Australia’s largest bank, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, and is currently an Associate Director at CrossCountry Consulting as the lead of the data governance practice. She holds a Bachelors in Accounting Sciences from the University of South Africa and an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua school of business. In her spare time, aside from figuring out how to create technology big bangs, she loves to write, play squash and hike through the various forests and ancient ruins of the world.