Business Development And Marketing Committee

Business Development And Marketing Committee

Zimpapers has a Business Development and Marketing Committee which is constituted of four non-Executive Directors and incorporates the Company Chief Executive Officer, Chief Finance Officer and Chief Marketing Officer. The Committee’s major responsibilities are to oversee the development and implementation of strategic business initiatives aligned with Zimpapers strategic plan. The Committee also reviews and also where appropriate make recommendations to the Board on business growth and diversification opportunities. It also responds to emerging issues related to business development and in this regard reviewing the general market conditions and how they may present or limit new business development opportunities.

Members

Mr Phillip Mbano

Mr Phillip Mbano

Non-Executive Director

Mr Mbano is a seasoned legal practitioner with over 15 years of experience in both the private and public sectors.

He is the founding partner of Mbano Gasva and Partners and is currently the firm’s consultant.

Mr Mbani has vast exposure in commercial law and dispute resolution and is also a governance expert currently attached to the Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs.

He holds a Bachelor of Laws Honours degree and post-grad qualifications in Governance and Human Rights.

S Madzikanda

S Madzikanda

Non-Executive Director
Rutendo Mangudya

Rutendo Mangudya

Non-Executive Director

Ms Mangudya is a supply chain professional with a strong background in finance.

She comes from an entrepreneurial background where she has pioneered new companies in the food and allied industries.

Ms Mangudya has experience in financial services, logistics, manufacturing and FMCG sectors.

She holds a Masters in Banking and International Finance and a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Economics.

Ms Mangudya is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and holds an Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting.

Gift Callisto Machengete

Gift Callisto Machengete

Chair (BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND MARKETING COMMITTEE)

Dr Gift Kalisto Machengete

Dr Machengete is an economist, administrator and turnaround strategist with 40 years of experience in Public Service, 10 years of which as a senior diplomat, 15 years as a senior Government official and 7 years as a director general.

He is currently the director general of POTRAZ since December 2016 to date.

Dr Machengete has served on various boards and councils, including the Traffic Safety Council of Zimbabwe (TSCZ), the Grain Marketing Board (GMB), Chimanimani Logistics, and Sino Zimbabwe.

He served as the chairman of the African Advanced Level Telecommunications Institute (AFRALTI) governing council and is past chairman of the Communications Regulators’ Association for Southern Africa (CRASA).

Dr Machegete is currently a board member of the Innovation Alliance of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU).

He holds a BSC Economics Degree, a Masters in Business Administration and a Doctorate of Business Administration amongst other qualifications.

Raphael Mushanawani

Raphael Mushanawani

Non-Executive Director

Eng Mushanawani has over 25 years of experience in the information, communication, technology industry and financial technology.

He is the current group chief executive officer of NetOne Cellular Private Limited since December 2021.

Mr Mushanawani joined NetOne in 2015 as the chief information technology officer and rose through the ranks to become the acting chief executive officer.

He was the IT manager for Telecel Zimbabwe from 2009 to 2015 and the technical manager for Zimsurf from 1996 to 1998.

Eng Mushanawani holds a Bachelor of Technology degree and a Masters in Business Administration.

Rutendo Mangudya

Rutendo Mangudya

Non-Executive Director

Ms Mangudya is a supply chain professional with a strong background in finance.

She comes from an entrepreneurial background where she has pioneered new companies in the food and allied industries.

Ms Mangudya has experience in financial services, logistics, manufacturing and FMCG sectors.

She holds a Masters in Banking and International Finance and a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Economics.

Ms Mangudya is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and holds an Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting.

S Madzikanda

S Madzikanda

Non-Executive Director