Investment Team

Marjorie Mayida

Marjorie Mayida

Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer

Marjorie Mayida is the Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Old Mutual Investment Group Zimbabwe (Private) Limited.

She has more than 17 years working experience in the financial services sector, and has worked within the Old Mutual Group in Kenya and Zimbabwe.

Marjorie holds a degree in Business Studies and Computer Science from the University of Zimbabwe and an MBA from the National University of Science and Technology (NUST). She also holds a certificate in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management with UNISA and a Certificate in Management Advancement Programme with Wits University. She is currently working towards attaining the CFA charter.

Benjamin Sithole

Benjamin Sithole, CFA

Head of Research

Benjamin Sithole, CFA, is the Head of Research. He has more than 15 years working experience in the financial services sector and has worked within the Old Mutual Group in Zimbabwe and Kenya.

Ben holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Hons) degree from the University of Zimbabwe and is a Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA) and Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA). Ben is a CFA Charter holder.

Davies Musoso

Davies Musoso

Head: Alternative Investments

The Alternative y Investments boutique is headed by Davies Musoso who has more than 9 years working experience in investments research and fund management.

Davies holds a degree in Business Studies and Computer Science and an MBA from the University of Zimbabwe.

Davies is currently studying towards attaining his CFA charter.

Bevin Ngara

Bevin Ngara

Head: Core Equity Investments

Bevin Ngara, CFA has more than 10 years’ experience as an analyst and portfolio manager covering local and African equities markets (excluding South Africa).

He also played a leading role in the automation of the Zimbabwean capital markets with the Central Securities Depository.

Bevin holds an MBA from European School of Management and Technology (ESMT, Berlin), and a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance from National University of Science and Technology (NUST).Bevin is a CFA Charterholder and an ESMT Responsible Leaders Fellow.

Chengetai Zvobgo

Chengetai Zvobgo

Head: Select Equity Investments

Chengetai Zvobgo has 12 years’ experience in research and investments management.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and a Master in Business Administration degree from the University of Zimbabwe. He also holds an Executive Certificate in Treasury Management.

Gilbert Mangwere

Gilbert Mangwere

Head: Interest Bearing Investments

The Interest Bearing Investments boutique is headed by Gilbert Mangwere who has more than 15 years working experience in the investments management industry.

Gilbert holds an honors degree in Finance from the National University of Science and Technology.

Shepherd Fungura

Shepherd Fungura

Head: Property Investments

The Property Investments Boutique is led by Shepherd Fungura who has been Chief Risk Officer for the group since May 2014.

He has managed to transform the risk culture in the Group by enhancing Policy Formulation, Compliance Management, Risk Management, Governance Management and Financial Crime Management.

Prior to re-joining Old Mutual in 2014, Shepherd spent nine years in South Africa where he gained experience in Reinsurance, Social Security, Short-Term Insurance and Life Insurance in various leadership capacities. Shepherd who is a qualified Actuary is also the current President of the Actuarial Society of Zimbabwe.