25 Oct Kevin Chetty
A dynamic and innovative leader, enabler and strategist. A solid 20+ years’ combined experience, of which ten years have been on senior management and executive level in the Retail and Business Banking both in South Africa and Africa. Dedicated to retail and business banking value model by incorporating people, processes and technology. Experienced in directing complex business units with staff complement of in excess of 2000 people on a National and International level, accompanied annual turnover worth of R5 billion. Additionally served at various provincial boards and EXCO, as well as received numerous awards for leadership, overall business performance and innovation. Strong commercial acumen with effective interpersonal relations, negotiation and communication talent, and the ability to develop strategic alliances on all levels of organisation, adding remarkable value to the company. Equally maintains a track record of driving results, meeting objectives and providing viable solutions to intricate challenges. Has worked extensively within the low-income segement at an organisational and enterpreuerial level. Pioneered the GAP model for affordable rentals across Guateng. Has worked with numerous banks and MFI’s across the African regions. More importantly, his passion for low- income housing has encapsulated in completing a Masters in Built Environment (Interpaly between formal and informal housing). He is currently the Director for Market Development and Housing Finance at Habitat International covering Africa, Europe and Middle East. He has completed a BSc and various postgraduate studies in business. As a business leader he advocates a humanitarian approach in ensuring housing for all, especially the poor and vulnerable.