Our Board is made up a distinguished people from different backgrounds. Board member information will be posted soon with all the information about individual board member and their biography.
JULIUS AKENE is a well-known Corporate Executive and a leading figure in the Financial Services Industry in Cameroon where he spent over two decades of his career. He is currently founder and CEO of VERITY FAS a proprietary financial advisory practice offering services to numerous international clients including the African Development Bank.
He holds an Executive MBA from the prestigious HEC Paris, a Master in Banking and Finance, and a Master in Agro Economics. He is also a holder of a certificate in Financial Engineering from Switzerland, and has attended Executive programmes at the Kennedy School of Government Harvard University, the London Business School, and the W.P. Carey school of Business in Arizona.
Julius Akene takes delight in all initiatives that support local communities and is profoundly committed to giving something back to society.
He is married to Regina NKAMSI AKENE and they are proud parents of three lovely kids.
Ma Tamambang M.Esther (alias Ma Tamis) was born in Bambili, Tubah, Mezam, NW Region to Pa Ashongechwi Tamambang David and Ma Abimnui Christinna (all of blessed memory). She is a mother of 4 biological children, 11 grandchildren, and many non-biological children she raised and is still rising.
As concern her education, she obtained teachers Grade III certificate in WTTC in 1963, teachers GRADE II Certificate in PTTC Batibo in 1969, GCE A/L in 1972 in CCAST Bambili and CAPCEG in ENS annex Bambili in 1976. No doubt she was a seasoned teacher, for 22 years and a good administrator for 18 years, who molded the lives of many Cameroonians into primary school, in PSS Batibo, in GHS Wum, in GTC and GTHS Bamenda, CCAST Bambili and GBHS Bamenda. In 1994, she was appointed Senior Discipline Mistress in CCAST Bambili and as Vice Principal in GBHS Bamenda in 2003. She retired in this post in 2010.
Besides, holding leadership position, she also served as an executive member in Socio-cultural, Religious and Economic Organizations, C.W.F, MBECUDA, MBEWOCUDA, Bambili Water Authority, Board of Director’s BAMCCUL. She served as an Elder in Presbyterianchurch (PCC) CCAST Complex congregation for 10years.
For her meritorious, invaluable services and contributions in her profession and organisations:
- She was decorated with Knight of the Cameroon Order of Merit in 1999.
- She was awarded Certificate of Appreciation and outstanding contributions and hard work towards the growth of CWF in PCC.
- In January 2016, She received an award of appreciation for support and assistance to Orphans and Venerable children from VK Nyambi Foundation.
She is a Christian and lives a GOD fearing life. She loves lending a helping hands to the needy within her means. Presently, she is enjoying a peaceful and a useful retirement life in her humble residence in Ntemnibie, Bambili-Tubah. She is retired but not tired. Thank GOD for His uncommon Grace for her.
Co-founder Mr Jude Nyambi (Entrepreneur, Philanthropist) is the Chairman and CEO of the Hampton group International (www.hamptongroupintl.com) which is made up of the Hampton Conference center, the Hampton IMEX, the Hampton center supply and equipment rentals, the Hampton Transit and Logistics, the Hampton Gardens and the Hampton Charity also known as the Vincent Kewala Nyambi Foundation.
Jude is one of the initiators and co-founder of the Vincent Kewala Nyambi Foundation, a non-profit organization with 501(C) (3) status. The foundation was established in 2005, to improve the living standards of underprivileged children orphaned by HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS-positive children, street children, and children who live with infected caregivers.
Jude is the third of seven children of Pa Vincent Kewala Nyambi and Ma Anna Adeck Nyambi both of blessed memory. From humble beginning, the wonderful parents of Jude thought him how to always appreciate the power of giving and sharing and to appreciate every being for who they are. Jude has been blessed with the opportunity to study and work in different schools and institutions in different parts of the world giving him the opportunity to appreciate different cultures. Jude belief we are all one in the eyes of God irrespective of our skin color, religiosity and culture. He believes we are all born for a purpose and we all have been mandated to use who we are, our various platform to release life energy forms of beauty, of love, of power and to empower one another. He believes true happiness and fulfillment comes from giving than receiving.
Jude holds a Master’s Degree in Agriculture, Forestry and the Environment, from the University of Ibadan, a Diploma in Land-use planning and conflict management from the National Center for Agriculture Berlin, Germany.
Jude is a recipient of several scholarships and awards including Business Man of the Year for Maryland 2004.
Jude resides in Maryland USA with his beautiful wife Marcelline Nyambi and their two wonderful children.