Manit M. Shah
(Chief Operations Officer)

Manit joined Murowa Diamonds on 1st July 2015.
Prior to joining Murowa, he led successful turnarounds in companies across diverse industries. He has lived and worked in four continents. He started his career in Auditing, Corporate Finance, Operations and then moved to his true love: Turn-around Management.
He earned his Master’s in Finance and attended LMBS and the London School of Economics.
He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts in India (ICAI) and the ISACA in the USA.
Manit is also an alumnus of the Harvard Business School.

Masimba Nyamhunga
(General Manager)

Bsc Engineering Hons (Metallurgy) UZ, Executive MBA (NUST)

Masimba joined the business on 1 February 2008 as Plant Superintendent – Dense Medium Separation (DMS). He rose through the mill till he was then appointed General Manager – Murowa Diamonds

Brian Ward
(Group Head of Security)

Diploma from UNISA (RSA) Security Management London school of business.(UK), Gordon Institute of Business Science(SA) Duke university North Carolina (USA)

Brian joined Murowa Diamonds on 1 January 2004 and was a member of the project team that started Murowa, and was subsequently given the entire Group Security portfolio for RioZim Group in 2017. Brian has 30 years’ experience in the precious mineral security profession with De Beers, Rio Tinto and now RioZim.

Tafadzwa Gova
(Financial Controller)

BAcc (Honours) UZ, CTA (ICAZ)

Tafadzwa joined Murowa Diamonds on 1 September 2008 as Superintendent – Administration based at mine site. He was assigned the role of Superintendent – Finance responsible for Financial planning and reporting. In January 2018 he was assigned the role of Financial Controller responsible for Finance, Procurement ,Sales and Marketing

Olivia Dzawo
(Manager: HSE & Projects)

BSc Chemistry (Honours) UZ, MBA (MSU)

Olivia joined Murowa Diamonds on 1 June 2010 as Manager – Health, Safety & Environment. She was assigned to head projects in December 2015 as Manager Projects. In December 2017, She was then appointed Manager HSE & Projects

Islam Chipango
(Manager: Human Resources & Administration)

Executive MBA(MSU); BSc.Hons. Psychology(UZ)

Islam joined Murowa Diamonds on the 1st of May 2009 as Human Resources Superintendent. He was then promoted in March 2011 to become the inaugural substantive Human Resources Manager. His role has since evolved over time to include not only managing Human Resources but also Communications & External Relations; Information Systems & Technology and Aviation. Prior to joining Murowa Islam worked in Human Resources for Turnall Fibre Cement, Border Timbers Limited, Delta Beverages and Zimplats.