About Zemen Bank

Zemen Bank S.C. is all about giving customers choices and convenience. For us, banking is not limited to just branches and we see it as "something you do, not somewhere you go."

The Company abides strictly by the laws and regulations of the jurisdiction where it operates, and observes the guidelines and rules issued by regulatory authorities of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia. It also keeps its corporate governance system under constant review to ensure that it is in line with international and local best practices since the first day of operation October 2008.


The vision of Zemen Bank is to be "Ethiopia's Five Star Bank"

Mission Statement

  • > To deliver our clients the most distinctive banking experience in Ethiopia through a mix of local Know-how and world-class standards
  • > To ensure for our staff an engaging, rewarding, and attractive work enviroment alongside a best-in-industry compensation scheme
  • > To Provide our shareholders satisfactory returns on a sustainable basis

Zemen Bank Is

  • Proudly Ethiopian
  • Professional
  • Dynamic
  • World - class
  • Inspirational
  • Totally customer focused

Board Members

Ermias EshetuBoard Chairperson
Eneye BemirDeputy Chairperson
Prof. Abebe DinkuBoard Director

Senior Managment

Dereje Zebene President & CEO
Meseret WondimVice President- Corporate Resource Management
Amha TadesseVice President - IT


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