Tatenda ManjengwaTatenda Manjengwa


Zimbabwe

 

Occupational Information


Occupation: Investment banking

Occupational Position: Specialized Finance

Projects


Works with ADAP Advisory Services, LLC (based in the US). ADAP, which stands for "A Different Approach to Poverty", focuses on finding effective ways to use market-based solutions to eradicate extreme poverty with dignity for all stakeholders. The program is both a professional service for social entrepreneurs and impact investors as well as a capacity-building platform for consultants interested in gaining exposure to the social venture ecosystem. Associates work both individually and in teams to develop tools, systems, and solutions for many of the reoccurring problems faced by early-stage social entrepreneurs. Once equipped with these tools and resources, associates work alongside entrepreneurs to apply proven systems for scaling businesses as entrepreneurs prepare to raise their next round of financing.

Manjengwa has worked with the Hedge Fund Academy and their Learnership Program. The program will focused on giving Black, Coloured or Indian learners with degrees practical tuition on core areas in Financial Markets combined with an Accounting and General Management national qualification to ensure learners receive a holistic overview of the financial services industry. This was aimed to give learners the skills they required to be able to find employment. The program was run in conjunction with Thomson Reuters in South Africa.


Professional History


His professional history includes working with the following organizations: Deloitte, Standard Bank, Barclays Africa Group, Deutsche Bank, and Bloomberg LP

Qualifications


MBA Chicago Booth School of Business

Programs


2012 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow

Featured News

Norman Smit
23 December 2017

Making a simple change can help realize one’s full potential. At TED Talent Search Lagos 2017 in Nigeria, Victoria Ohaeri describes the importance of changing her name to positively affect others' perceptions.  The 2016 Tutu Fellow tells her personal story about the effects of labeling, and how changing her name made all the difference.

Norman Smit
21 December 2017

Young farmers participating in a project started by 2017 Tutu Fellow Samuel Kariuki have had their first harvest and been paid for the fruits of their labour.  The new farmers in the agro-entrepreneurship Fort Hall Eye Project harvested two tons of beans. This green success is taking place in one of the most troubled counties in Kenya, where alcoholism has left almost no household unaffected.

Peter Wilson
21 December 2017

When nominations closed earlier this week, there were close to 300 really top quality nominations of emerging African leaders from across the continent for the 2018 Tutu Leadership Fellowship.  We were again impressed by the breadth of outstanding candidates who are applying for the Fellowship, reinforcing what we already know: that there is no shortage of excellent young leaders on the continent. 

Norman Smit
20 December 2017

The CEO of All On, 2015 Tutu Fellow Wiebe Boer is helping to build access to affordable sustainable energy for low income households, small business, and communities.  All On is an independent impact investing company.  As part of its approach it has also provided a grant to the acclaimed Nigerian tech incubator, Co-Creation Hub, to challenge Nigeria’s innovators on energy. Co-Creation Hub is run by 2017 Tutu Fellow 'Bosun Tijani.

A Selection of Tutu Leadership Fellows

About AFLI

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The African Leadership Institute (AFLI) is unique among leadership initiatives in that it focuses on building the capacity and capability of visionary and strategic leadership across the continent. Developing exceptional leaders representing all spheres of society, the Institute’s flagship programme is the prestigious Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellowship. Offering a multifaceted learning experience and run in partnership with Oxford University, it is awarded annually to 20-25 carefully chosen candidates, nominated from across Africa. Alumni of the African Leadership Institute form a dynamic network of Fellows passionately committed to the continent’s transformation, bridging the divide between nations and ensuring that Africa is set centre-stage in global affairs.

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