Zitto is a career development banker with indepth experiences across the full project finance value chain encompassing, financial advisory, corporate and project finance and structured trade finance.
In his current role as Head of Project Preparation at Afreximbank, he is leading Afreximbank’s upstream interventions aimed at promoting Intra-African Trade, Industrialization and Export Development activities. Prior to his current appointment, Zitto spent 5 years as a member of Afreximbank’s project and asset-based finance team. In this role, he was instrumental in motivating various landmark infrastructure related projects across the continent. Notable transactions include the Mozambique LNG project, Nouvolle Gabon Mining and ZimBorders
Prior to joining Afreximbank, he worked for 8 years at the Trade and Development Bank in the project and infrastructure department.
Zitto holds an MBA from Strathmore Business School, Executive MBA from IESE Business School and a BSC Electronics Engineering from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. He is also Certified Public Accountant. He has attended various leadership courses from leading institutions such as Harvard Business School.