Industrialist and United Refineries Limited chief executive officer, Mr Busisa Moyo, has been appointed as the new board chairperson of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) Company.
Busisa Moyo succeeds Ms Ruth Ncube, whose term of office ended last December. Industry and Commerce Minister, Dr Sekai Nzenza, announced the appointment of Mr Moyo in a statement released today. The appointment was done in accordance with the Public Entities and Corporate Governance Act and was with effect from 13 March 2020.
“The Minister of Industry and Commerce, Honourable Dr Sekai Nzenza with the concurrence of His Excellency, the President E.D. Mnangagwa, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Busisa Moyo as the chairperson of the ZITF Company board in terms of Public Entities and Corporate Governance Act effective 13 March 2020,” reads the statement.
Dr Nzenza said: “Mr Moyo’s business acumen and experience would be resourceful in re-positioning, modernising and transforming ZITF into a formidable regional and international player.”
She also paid tribute to the outgoing chairperson, Ms Ncube, for her leadership and dedicated contribution to ZITF Company’s strategic direction with competence and expertise.
Mr Moyo is also a member of the Presidential Advisory Committee a holder of a Bachelor of Accounting Science Degree with the University of South Africa and holds a Global Executive Masters in Business Administration from IESE Business School (Spain).