Dambisa joined the Board in May 2010 as a non-executive Director. She is an international economist and commentator on the global economy, with a background in financial services. Dambisa worked for the World Bank from 1993 to 1995. After completing a PhD in Economics, she worked for Goldman Sachs for eight years until November 2008 in the debt capital markets, hedge funds coverage and global macroeconomics teams.
Dambisa is a non-executive director on the Boards of SABMiller PLC and Barrick Gold Corporation. She was a non-executive Director of Lundin Petroleum AB until May 2012.
Dambisa is a member of the Board Financial Risk Committee and the Board Conduct, Reputation and Operational Risk Committee.