Management

Lynn Mukonoweshuro

Lynn Mukonoweshuro

Managing Director

Mrs Mukonoweshuro holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Social Sciences from the University of Zimbabwe, a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom as well as management and leadership certificates. Mrs Mukonoweshuro is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. She received Euromoney Banking Operations training in Tanzania and 95% Share Market training in New York. Mrs Mukonoweshuro has extensive leadership experience spanning across Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands in Banking, Manufacturing and ICT sectors.

Paul Chapotarongo

Paul Chapotarongo

Executive Director – Corporate Banking and Business Development

Mr Chapotarongo holds a Bachelors in Economics degree and a Masters degree in Economics (MSc Econ) both from the University of Zimbabwe. He has various certificates in management and leadership including MDP (UNISA) and international sales courses. Mr Chapotarongo is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He boasts of diverse knowledge in development finance products and has dealt with all customer profiles from the SMEs to large scale corporates across the Zimbabwean banking sector. Mr Chapotarongo has expertise in dealing with various financial instruments relevant to the MSMEs and large companies. He has extensive experience at  Executive Management level.

Freddy Ndhlovu

Freddy Ndhlovu

Head- ICT

Mr Ndhlovu holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computing Science and Mathematics and a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA). Mr Ndhlovu is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He has an ITIL Certification in IT Service Management, a COBIT 5 Certification in IT Governance and Management as well as Prince II Certification in ICT Project Management. Mr Ndhlovu has extensive experience in Information Communication Technology (ICT) and Project Management Consultancy in the financial services in Zimbabwe and South Africa.

Muneinazvo Evans Chitakunye

Muneinazvo Evans Chitakunye

Head – Legal & Compliance

Mr Chitakunye is a holder of a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Botswana and a Master of Laws (LLM) from the University of South Africa. Mr Chitakunye is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He is a registered Legal Practitioner in Zimbabwe and has a Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom. He is also a member of the Law Society of Zimbabwe, Business Ethics Committee of the Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries, International Bar Association, Institute of Directors Zimbabwe and an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom. Mr Chitakunye has twenty years of corporate legal experience in Zimbabwe and Botswana.

Charles Tutani

Charles Tutani

Head -Human Resources

Mr Tutani is a holder of a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Sociology from the University of Zimbabwe, a Diploma in Personnel Management from the Institute of Personnel Management of Zimbabwe and an Executive Diploma in Business Leadership from the Zimbabwe Institute of Management. Mr Tutani is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He is an experienced, practical and outcome-oriented senior level Human Resources Practitioner with more than 10 years broad based and progressive experience in Human Capital Management. His working experience spans in Government, Local Authorities, Retail, Banking, Communication, Security and Automotive industries.

Blessing Mugwara

Blessing Mugwara

Head- Risk

Mr Mugwara holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree in Banking. Mr Mugwara is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He is a CFA Program candidate having completed levels 1 and 2 successfully. Mr Mugwara has eight years experience in risk management gained in the banking sector covering market risk, credit risk and middle office risk functions.

Timothy Chikomo

Timothy Chikomo

Head – Retail

Mr Chikomo has a Certificate Achievement Diploma in Business Administration from the Zimbabwe Institute of Management. Mr Chikomo is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He is currently in the final stages of attaining a Masters degree in Business Intelligence (MBI) from Mt Carmel Institute in collaboration with Chinhoyi University of Technology and a Diploma with the Institute of Bankers Zimbabwe. Mr Chikomo is a banker with 24 years experience, having served 14 years at Senior Management level covering International Banking, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking and Electronic Banking.

Lameck Gweshe

Lameck Gweshe

Chief Finance Officer

Mr Gweshe holds a CIMA Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting and is an Associate of the Institute of Bankers Zimbabwe (AIBZ).  Mr Gweshe is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He has 18 years banking experience, 6 years of which were spent as a Finance Executive. Mr Gweshe specializes in Financial Performance Management, Reporting and Projects management. His banking career has seen him working in various commercial banks in Zimbabwe.

Tavonga Musakanda

Tavonga Musakanda

Head - Treasury

Mr Musakanda holds a Bachelor of Business Studies (Hons) degree from the University of Zimbabwe, a certificate in Canadian Securities from the Canadian Securities Institute and he is designated as a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) by the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP, USA). Mr Musakanda is certified as an expert microfinancier by the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany. He has attended training programs including the Advanced Treasury Skills Course at ANZ Banking Group Treasury in London UK, Euromoney Treasury & Asset Liability Management course in Johannesburg RSA, Reuters Forex Workshops & Bootcamps and Leadership & Mentoring courses in Zimbabwe. Mr Musakanda is a banker by profession with over 20 years practical experience in Treasury and Wealth Management products and services. Previously he worked for banks in Zimbabwe and Canada.