Ms. Kapwepwe is the Secretary General of the Common Market of Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA).
She holds extensive experience in both the public and private sectors spanning over 30 years in both local and international organisations. She has served as an Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund, a Member of Parliament, Deputy Minister of Finance, Managing Director of the National Airports Corporation Limited.
She has served and continues to serve as Director and Chairperson on several boards, including, Zambia Revenue Authority, Bank of Zambia, Ecobank Zambia Limited, BP Zambia Limited, Zambia Privatisation Trust Fund, Airports Council International, African Civil Aviation Commission, NICO insurance
Ms. Kapwepwe is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Bath, United Kingdom