Director on the Board of Access Bank Liberia since 2020 - Chairman of ALCO and member of Credit Committee. Currently holds the position of Chief Trade Finance Officer at the African Development Bank (AfDB), with primary responsibilities covering the Bank’s financial sector operations in Southern Africa region (13 countries). Prior to joining the AfDB, he held a series of senior positions, including with governance responsibilities at board level across a number of sectors such as Corporate & Investment Banking, Financial Advisory Services, Agri-Business, ICT Services, and Structured Trade/Commodity Finance in several countries that include Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. Bleming holds both under-graduate and post-graduate qualifications in Economics and Management from a number of universities in South Africa, USA and Zimbabwe. He is an Associate of the Institute of Bankers in South Africa [CAIB (SA)] and has attended the Executive Development Programme at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT Sloan Business School).