Said Baraka Kambi is the founding CEO of the Institute of Directors in Tanzania (loDT). He is also the immediate ex-Chair of the Africa Corporate Governance Network (ACGN) — a network of African 28 national director training, associated and affiliates institutes — based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Said is a consultant, trainer and speaker in corporate governance, board-craft and leadership. He has speaking circuits locally, regionally and beyond. He is a renowned resource person and facilitator at the IoDT, IoD Kenya, the National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA) and Procurement and Supplies Professionals Technicians Board (PSPBT). He is a certiﬁed trainer of corporate governance by the Global Corporate Governance Forum (GCGF), formerly a corporate governance arm of the International Finance Corporation (IFC). Said received an MBA (Finance) from the University of Dar es salaam, in 1998.
Previously, he has been a banker rising to occupy senior executive positions locally and abroad with Citi Group, CRDB Bank, Exim Bank Tanzania and Bank of Africa (BOA).
Said serves on a number of boards of organizations including those of the IoDT and ACGN.