Experience

  • Investment Analyst

    at Old Mutual Limited

    October 2017 - at Present

    Harare Province

     Multi-asset manager covering public equity and fixed income products analysis and research. Equities FUM at USD 4bn and Debt at USD 0.6bn  Analysis of credit risks, assessment of industry drivers, business performance, capital structure, bench-marking, due diligence on businesses to recommend suitable debt and equity structures and metrics  Employ various valuation methodologies and build financial models (e.g. business forecasts, evaluating scenarios and covenant calculations).  Collect and synthesize information to assess merits of both debt and equity instruments.  Undertake portfolio Assessment / Monitoring (including risk), applying an anticipatory standard and provide portfolio reports and analytics for internal and external use.  Research industries, companies and develop strategies for potential investment opportunities.  Produce research reports that include overall opinion, resources and people, investment style and objectives,

  • Equity Analyst

    at Imara Investing in Africa

    October 2012 - September 2017

    Harare Province

     Initiation and maintenance of equity research for large-cap stocks in SSA stock markets covering the Agro-Sector, Properties, Cement companies, Retail, and other manufacturing companies  Build and maintain detailed earnings forecasts and valuation models for covered companies.  In depth valuation of local and regional companies using fundamental analysis (DCF analysis, Relative Valuation, Asset Based Valuation and other methods).  Strong Microsoft Excel based Modelling for covered stocks.  Publish timely and relevant company research for a large international client base (USA, Europe and Middle East).  Preparation of sector and stock market compendiums covering the cement, agro-industrial, retail and FMCG.  Carrying out field investment research by way of company visits, attending analysts’ briefing, presentation, soliciting information

Education

  • Working on the Final CFA level 3 exam

    at CFA Institute

    2017 - at Present (3 years) Virginia

  • Honors Degree in Business Studies (Finance&Banking)

    at University of Zimbabwe

    2003 - 2007 (4 years) Harare Province

Languages

  • English Negotiation

Hives