Anne Kabagambe is now the brand new impartial director of Barrick Gold.
The previous government director of the World Financial institution and has been welcomed as a brand new addition to the board had been she will likely be representing the pursuits of 22 Sub-Saharan African international locations.
These embody Tanzania and Zambia, the place Barrick has gold and copper operations.
Kabagambe served the World Financial institution Group from 2016 to 2020.
Whereas on the World Financial institution, she sat on the Improvement Effectiveness Committee, the Price range Committee and the Pension Advantages Committee. She additionally co-chaired the World Financial institution board’s gender working group and is a robust advocate for the development of girls and a champion of variety and inclusion.
Previous to the World Financial institution, Kabagambe spent 27 years on the African Improvement Financial institution, the place she constructed an intensive community inside Africa and different elements of the world. Throughout this time, she helped develop cooperative agreements with Asian international locations and held the place of Chief of Employees for the African Improvement Financial institution President.
She has additionally served on the boards of the Africa American Institute (AAI) and Junior Achievement (JA) Africa.
Barrick government chairman John Thornton stated Kabagambe’s addition would “strengthen the board and produce an impartial understanding of doing enterprise internationally, knowledgeable by her expertise in partaking with governments, the personal sector and civil society and specifically her information of the worldwide useful resource, banking and training sectors.”