Zef Banda Jr., CSP; is President and CEO of Banda Group International, LLC (BGI). He oversees all aspects of the company, which provides EHS consulting and technical services to government organizations and Fortune 100 clients in the United States and overseas.
Prior to owning Banda Group International, Mr. Banda gained more than 25 years of experience in the EHS industry through positions at various companies, including Intel Corporation, Turner Construction, and Sandia National Laboratories, to name a few. Mr. Banda has managed EHS program activities of multi-million dollar construction projects in the United States, Israel, and Ireland. His construction management experience encompasses the following industries: pharmaceutical, semiconductor, manufacturing, advanced technology, environmental, aviation and government.
Mr. Banda holds a M.S. in Industrial Safety Management from Central Missouri State University, and a B.S. in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Mr. Banda served in the United States Air Force for eight years, four of which were overseas. He is also a Certified Safety Professional by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.