The Bank of Namibia has announced the appointment of Sencia Kaizemi-Rukata as Director of Banking Service with effect from 01 January 2021, replacing Sam Shivute, who left the position following his appointment as the Chief Executive Officer of the Namibia Revenue Agency in September 2020. A statement issued by the bank explains that Kaizemi-Rukata is a seasoned banker with extensive experience in commercial and central banking as well as the corporate environment spanning over 22 years, having previously worked at the Bank of Namibia as Principal Officer: Currency & Banking, in the Banking Services Department as well as Deputy Director: Currency & Banking in the same department. She will now form part of the Management Committee of the Bank.