The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe elected a new executive at the just ended Congress held in Victoria Falls from July 18 to 21, 2013.
Mr Tinashe Rwodzi, who is managing partner for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Zimbabwe and Malawi, was elected president of the Institute. He joined the then Price Waterhouse as a trainee accountant and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1987 and admitted to the ICAZ in 1988.
He rose through the ranks to become a senior audit manager and was admitted to partnership in 1994 as an audit partner. In 2002, he was promoted to become Head of Audit and Business Assurance Services and in 2007 he was appointed managing/senior partner.
Mr Rwodzi holds a professional body membership of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and Council of Estate Administrators. He is a board member of several institutes.
Mr Bothwell Nyajeka is now the senior vice president of the institute.
He is the Group Chief Financial Officer of TA Holdings Limited.
Mr Nyajeka is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) degree from the University of Zimbabwe.
He also holds a master’s degree in Business
Leadership from the University of South Africa.
Before joining the TA Group, he worked for the Anglo American Corporation and the ZHL Group.
Mr Nyajeka is also an active member of the Lions Club International and is the treasurer for Zimbabwe.
Mr Roy Chimanike is the new junior vice president of the institute.
He is the Deputy Finance Director of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe.
He joined Econet in 2009 from Deloitte, where he was a partner.
He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and he holds a Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours) Degree from Unisa
He also holds a Certificate in the
Theory of Accounting from the Institute
of Chartered Accountants Zimbabwe (ICAZ).
Mr Chimanikire is a registered Public Accountant and is a council member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Zimbabwe.
He is the immediate past chairperson of the Auditing Professional Standards Committee of ICAZ.
He sits on the boards of the Zimbabwe Accounting Practices Board
and the Public Accountants and Auditors Board, which regulate the
accounting and auditing professions in Zimbabwe.