Shareholders are advised that Mr James Mushore has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors.
Mr Mushore is a Chartered Accountant turned banker with over 30 years’ experience. He was instrumental in the establishment of the then National Merchant Bank of Zimbabwe as the first wholly Zimbabwean indigenous merchant bank in 1993. NMB Bank is now a retail bank catering for corporates and high net worth individuals. He set up, and served as the Group Chief Executive Officer of NMBZ Holdings Limited, the holding company of NMB Bank Limited, from 2010 to 2014. Mr Mushore also played a pivotal role in the dual listing for NMB on both the London and Zimbabwe Stock Exchanges.
Prior to that Mr Mushore spent 6 years in the UK from 2004 to 2010, as a financial advisor to companies doing business in Southern Africa. Prior to NMB Bank Limited, he was a partner with Coopers & Lybrand in Zimbabwe and Zambia. Whilst at Coopers & Lybrand, he served as Managing Partner of the Zambian practice where he also had responsibility for the Corporate Finance practice.
Mr Mushore is a past director of the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority and past Chairman of the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority and past President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe.
Meikles Limited welcomes Mr Mushore to the Company’s Board.
The Company Secretary
6 May 2015