Meet our Executives

Meet our Executives

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  • Mrs. Leta Havea Kami - Chief Executive Officer

    Qualifications – BA, MBA 1987 – 1988 Willamette University, Oregon, USA.

    Started with the Bank in 1989 as a Business Advisory Officer then worked her way up from managing key departments of the Bank including the Vava’u branch. In 2006, she was promoted to Deputy Managing Director – Operations in TDB. In this capacity, she served as a Councilor on the Tonga Chamber of Commerce. She was a Board member of Tonga Post for 3 years where she became Chairperson in April 2011. Later, she became Deputy Managing Director - Risk Management in TDB and also served as Deputy Chair – Remuneration Authority over the last two years. Leta is the first female Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer since September 2013 to date.

  • Mr. Hasiloni FungaVai - Chief Finance Officer & Treasurer

    Qualifications – BA, MBA 1997 University of the South Pacific. ACA (Fiji Institutes of Accountants – 1985), CPA (Tonga Institutes of Accountants – 2006.

    Started with the Bank in March 1985 as an Accountant then as the Finance Manager in 1988 and Deputy Managing Director since 1994. Hasiloni is now the Chief Finance Officer of the Bank overseeing the Accounting, Finance & Budgeting, Compliance and Information Services. Within his 30 years serving the Bank, Hasiloni was the Board Secretary for several years.

  • Mrs. Seini Vaiola Movete - Manager Transformation Program

    Qualifications – BMS 1992 University of Waikato, NZ

    Seini joined the Bank as a Senior Loan Officer in 1993. She then advanced and worked in various departments of the Bank include , Lending, Credit & Operation Support, Human Resource, Credit Risk Management and Operations before taking up the current role of coordinating and managing the implementation of the Bank’s Business Expansions projects. These projects include Cheque account, Foreign Exchange Products & Services, Online Banking and ATM services.

  • Mr. Sitino Maka - Chief Credit Officer

    Qualifications – BA 1995 University of the South Pacific, Fiji.

    Sitino’s entered the Bank in 1995 as a Senior Loan Officer. He then progressed in the lending department of the Bank overseeing the Lending - Tongatapu and Outer Island, Credit Approvals, Manager in our Vava’u Branch, Operation Support & Business Advisory, Asset Recovery and Risk Management.


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