Felix Mlusu is the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Malawi, having been appointed to the position in June 2020. Previously, he spent 41 years at NICO Holdings Limited. He first joined National Insurance Company Limited as a Management Trainee in 1975 and rose through the ranks to become its first Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer in 1994. He went on to become the Managing Director of the restructured company, NICO Holdings Limited, from 1996 until retiring in 2016. Mr. Mlusu holds a Diploma in Business Studies from the Polytechnic. He is a Chartered Insurer (UK). He has also attended management and technical trainings at various institutions, including Harvard Business School, Guardian Royal Exchange (London) and Munich Reinsurance Company.