Lungisa Fuzile is the current Chief Executive of Standard Bank, South Africa, having served in this role since January 2018. He sits on the Standard Bank Group Board and Group Executive Committee. He also chairs the Standard South Africa Executive Committee and its appropriate sub-committees in addition to sitting on the Banking Association of South Africa Board. Lungisa is a director of the Standard Bank Tutuwa Community Foundation. He was appointed to the BLSA Board of Directors in July 2019.
Prior to this, he had a 20-year career in public service. His most recent role was as DirectorGeneral of the National Treasury where he was responsible for providing strategic leadership and direction to the successful execution of the legislative mandate of the National Treasury. Lungisa holds a Master of Commerce degree in Economics from the University of Natal in Pietermaritzburg and completed the Advanced Management Programme from Harvard in Boston.
Lungisa comes from the Eastern Cape and enjoys spending time on his farm there.