Governance and Structure


ZAMCOM operates as an Independent Educational Trust. It is governed by the ZAMCOM Board of Trustees. The composition, powers and functions of the Board are stipulated in the ZAMCOM Trust Deed. The Board of Trustees is responsible for the appointment of the Executive Director and to provide direction and foresight to the Institute.

The institute is guided by the ZAMCOM Act Chapter 164 of the Laws of Zambia and the Trust Deed.

Matongo Matamwandi – Board Chairman
Peter Shula – Executive Director


ZAMCOM is structured to promote governance principles and practices. The Board of Trustees of the Institute adhere to the Principles of Transparency, Accountability, Integrity and Service. The Board of Trustees is composed of nine (9) Non-Executive Trustees in accordance with the ZAMCOM Trust Deed.

The full Board has delegated responsibilities through the sub-committees namely; The Audit, Risk and Assurance Governance Committee, Finance and Administration Committee, Media and Operations Committee and Lodge Board of Directors.

Below is the diagrammatic representation of the governance structure.


The Board of Trustees appoints the Executive Director who is the Chief Executive Officer of the Institute. The Executive Director is responsible for the day-to-day running of the business and is assisted by senior management team comprising; Finance Manager, Training and Academic Manager, Broadcasting Manager, Marketing and Sales Manager, Lodge Manager, Human Resource Officer, IT Officer, Projects Officer and Internal Auditor.

Below is the diagrammatic structure;

View a list of Board Members

View a List of Management Team

View Past Executive Directors