Matthews Tichaona Kunaka

Matthews Tichaona Kunaka

Board Chairperson

Current Position: Chief Executive Officer, ICAZ

Expert Areas:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Finance
  • Banking
  • Investment

Experience:

  • May 2011 to date- CEO, ICAZ
  • March 2007 to February 2011- CEO, Fiscorp (Pvt) Ltd.
  • September 2004 to March 2007-Division Chief  Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe.
  • October 2003 to August 2004- Chief Executive Officer, Integrity Asset Managers (Pvt) Ltd
  • October 2002 to March 2003- Partner, Gwatidzo and Company Chartered Accountants
  • May to September 2002-Chief Executive of the Holding Company, Able City (Pvt) Ltd.
  • February 2001 to April 2002- Group chief executive, Independent Media Investment Holdings.
  • August to December 2000- Lecturer, University of Zimbabwe School of business.
Dr Lucia Mandengenda

Dr Lucia Mandengenda

Board Vice Chairperson

Current Position: Country Director International Youth Foundation.

Expert Areas:

  • Banking
  • Microfinance

Experience:

  • Oct 2012 to date – Country Director International Youth Foundation.
  • 2005 to Date – Sector Programme officer, Hivos Foundation.
  • 1998 to 2005 – Officer in charge, acting Chief Technical Advisor, Enterprise Development Expert, Country Programme Management International Labour Organisation
  • EYB – Project Leader for curriculum development of ILO-EYB materials for training component on Strategic, Financial, Human Resource and Marketing Management.
  • 1994 to 1998 – Senior Credit analyst, Credit and risk management Unit and Business analyst-Small Business Unit, ZB Bank
  • 1993 to 1994 – Socio- Economist, ENDA Zimbabwe
Steyn S. Berejena

Steyn S. Berejena

Board Member

Current Position: Director– Zimbabwe Public Service Commission (ZPSC) Office of the First Lady

Expert Areas:

  • Human Resources Management,
  • Strategic management and Administration.
  • State Enterprise Experience

Experience:

  • 2015 to Date – Director Office of the First lady ZPSC
  • 2005 to 2015 – Acting Director Public service modernisation- ZPSC
  • 2004 to 2005 – Deputy Director Monitoring & evaluation Department ZPSC.
  • 2001 to 2004 – Senior Press Secretary Department of Information & Publicity ZPSC.
  • 1999 to 2001 – Graduate Teaching assistant.
Abraham Kamanga

Abraham Kamanga

Board Member

Current Position: Lecturer Catholic University, Part-time Administrator Premier Soccer League

Expert Areas:

  • Finance
  • Banking
  • Investments

 
Qualifications:

  • Masters in Finance and Investments, NUST
  • Bachelor of Business Studies (Honours) Degree, UZ

 

Experience:

  • 2015 to Current – Lecturer Catholic University
  • 2015 to Current – Part Time Administrator Premiere Soccer League
  • 2015 to Current – Part Time Administrator Premiere Soccer League
  • 2010 to 2015 –  Branch Manager; area credit manager, Southern Region debt recovery manager, AgriBank Zimbabwe Ltd
  • 2001 to 2006 – Accountant Relationship Manager, First Banking Corporation
  • 1997 to 2001 – Business Development Manager, Scotfin (Pvt) Ltd
  • 1991 to 1997 – Business Analyst, ZimBank Small Business Services Division (Microfinance)
  • 1989 – Operations Manager, Phakama Microfinance Company
Pamela Mhlanga

Pamela Mhlanga

Board Member

Current Position: Executive Director – Zimbabwe Women’s Resource Centre & Network (ZWRCN)

Expert Areas:

  • Legal
  • Civic Organization.
  • Corporate Governance

Experience:

  • 2013 to Date – Executive Director ZWRCN
  • 2012 to 2013 – Consultant UN Women Ethiopia
  • June to August 2012 – Putting Women First Trust/Holdings
  • 2011 to May 2012– Economic Affairs Officer – Economic Commission for Africa.
  • 2009 to 2011 – Independent Consultant SADC Region
  • 2009 – Caretaker Director ZWRCN
  • 2008 to 2009 – Coordinator Southern Gender Protocol Alliance Botswana
  • 2007 to  2008  –  Deputy Director – Gender links RSA
Ivan Gibson Dumba

Ivan Gibson Dumba

Board Member

Current Position: Principal Director, Ministry of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development

Expert Areas:

  • Governance
  • Procurement
  • Strategy
  • State Enterprise Experience

Experience:

  • June 2016 to date – Principal Director, Ministry of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development
  • April 2015 to May 2016 – Principal Director, Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology
  • April 2011 to April 2014 – College Secretary, National Defence College
  • August 2004 to March 2011 – Director of Finance, Air Force of Zimbabwe Headquarters
  • January 2003 to August 2004 – Director of Equipment, Air Force of Zimbabwe Headquarters
  • 2000 to 2002 – Staff Officer 1 Procurement, Air Force of Zimbabwe Headquarters
  • 1995 to 1999 – Officer Commanding Central Equipment Depot, Air Force of Zimbabwe, Manyame Air Base
  • 1992 to 1994 – Officer in Charge Stock Control, Air Force of Zimbabwe, Manyame Air Base
  • 1990 to 1991 – Officer in Charge Equipment Accounts
Margireta Makuwaza

Margireta Makuwaza

Board Member

Current Position: Director, Ministry of Finance and Economic Development

Expert Areas:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Governance
  • Compliance
  • State Enterprise Experience

Experience:

  • July 2014 to Present – Director, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (International Cooperation)
  • April 2006 to July 2014 – Director, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (Domestic and International Finance)
  • September 2001 to April 2006 – Deputy Director, Ministry of Finance (Aid Section)
  •  September 1999 to August 2001 –  Chief Economist, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning
  • October 1992 to August 1999 – Assistant Chief Economist, Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development
  • September 1986 to September 1992 – Economist to Senior Economist
  • March 1986 to 1992 – Part time Lecturer in Business Calculations for the National Certificate
Manyara Mercy Chigunduru

Manyara Mercy Chigunduru

Board Member

Managing Partner – Marianhill Chartered Accountants

Expert Areas:

  • Finance Accounting
  • Internal and External Auditing
  • Project Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Tax
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship Development

Qualifications:

  • Masters in Business Leadership – UNISA
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant – ICAZ
  • Registered and Practising Public Auditor – PAAB
  • Bachelor of Accounting Science Honours Degree (BCOMPT)-UNISA
  • Bachelor of Accounting Honours Degree -UZ