Board Members

Nang L. Kham

Board Member

Nang is a Director and an alternate Chair of the Board Strategy Committee of KBZ Bank, and a founding member of KBZPay — Myanmar’s leading superapp. Under her leadership, KBZ Bank has undergone groundbreaking transformations focusing on technology and service innovation, as Myanmar transitions into a digital economy.

With her experience leading businesses that support Financial Inclusion, together with her sister, Nang co-founded KBX (KanbawzaX) in 2019, with a new digital ambition for healthcare inclusion, digital commerce, FinTech advisory, and other digital ventures.

Nang also holds a leadership role in family philanthropy, now undergoing reforms to better uplift the livelihoods of underserved communities and introduce catalytic change in Myanmar through knowledge-sharing, international collaborations, and greater accountability.

As an advocate for an inclusive society, Nang was the Chair and now a board member of the Business Coalition for Gender Equality (BCGE), offering guidance to private sector businesses on achieving equal opportunities in the workplace.

Nang is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and has participated in various leadership programmes, including the Fortune-U.S. State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership, Singapore Summit’s Young Societal Leaders, and the British Government’s International Leaders Programme.

She also received the following local and international awards and recognitions:

• Awarded the State Excellence Award by the President of Myanmar in 2015
• Featured in Forbes Asia’s “Women to Watch 2016”
• Recognized as a Rising Talent in 2016 at the Global Women’s Forum in Deauville, France
• Named a “Promising Young Banker, Myanmar” by The Asian Banker in 2017

Nang holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore (NUS), and Master of Management from the University of Sydney.