The Board of Directors of CBZ Holdigns Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Blessing Mudavanhu as the Group Chief Executive Officer for CBZ Holdings Limited. His appointment is with effect from June 1, 2018.
Dr Mudavanhu has gone over 15 years experience in the regional and international financial services markets. He also brings with him a wealth of knwledge and experience in risk management.
Dr. Mudavanhu recieved his doctorate in Mathermatics from University of Washington (USA) and a masters degrees in Financial Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley (USA). Upon completion of his studies, he joined American International Group (AIG) in New York, as a Senior Risk Analystics Associate. Following his time at AIG, Dr. Mudavanhu joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as Director in Global Risk Management as Director in Global Risk Management encompassing New York City, London, Mexico City and Sao Paulo. In 2009 he joined the African Banking Corporation (BancABC) as Group Chief Risk Officer and served as Acting Group Chief Executive Officer for 2 years. BancABC had operations in Botswana, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, and a minority interest in a large Nigeria Bank. Dr Mudavanhu left in January 2017 to set up Dura Capital LLC where he is the Founder and Director.