Board of Directors

Nyasha Chapereka

Nyasha Chapereka

Chairman & Managing Director

Mr. Nyasha Chapereka is the founder of SHAVA FOOD ENTERPRISES and has currently been serving as Chairman & Managing Director of the catering company since its birth in 2016.

Mr. Chapereka who holds a bachelor of business degree in Marketing BBus (Marketing) from Murdoch University (Australia) & a Master of Business Administration from Curtin University (MBA) (Australia) has over the last 5 years been working as a Marketing Professional within a number of large & well Renowned Organizations within the Southern African region such as Machine Electrical Distributors (Pvt) Ltd Zimbabwe (M.E.D. Zimbabwe) as well as The Gulf Drug Company (Pvt) Ltd where he overlooked and strategized the introduction of new products onto the Zimbabwean Market as well as introduction of existent products into both foreign & domestic markets within the SADC region.

Within the first year of operations, SHAVA FOODS has under the leadership of Mr. Chapereka successfully penetrated through the Zimbabwean catering industry seeing the firm becoming one of the most preferred caterers within the Zimbabwean borders through its strategic marketing & introduction of the web-based service provision into the industry.

Under his stewardship, Shava Food Enterprises has also over the last 16 Months expanded its core service portfolio from just Live Event Entertainment Catering into Corporate Mobile Food Deliveries as well as partnering up with local corporate giants within the Funeral Service sector. Mr. Chapereka outside SHAVA FOODS sits on the board of a local Tourism & Hospitality Firm Headquartered in Kariba (Lady Rue Charters Pvt Ltd) as well as a Consumer Product Firm headquartered in the Mashonaland West province of Zimbabwe (Angler’s Rest Eggs Pvt Ltd) which specializes in Horticulture & Poultry Farming. Prior to founding SHAVA FOODS, Mr. Chapereka also served as head of Marketing in a Zimbabwean Transport & Logistics based company (CFT Logistics Pvt Ltd) for 12 months before expressing interest in the local food industry.

Everjoyce Muzvondiwa

Everjoyce Muzvondiwa

Non Executive Director

Everjoyce Muzvondiwa is an accomplished business executive in the agro-food industry and has strong leadership skills. She holds a Bsc and Msc in Agricultural Economics and is completing a Doctorate in Agribusiness with a concentration in Global Supply Chain Management.

Everjoyce is currently a consulting agribusiness expert with more than 20 years of field experience. Having worked for several national governments, international and regional organizations within the Zimbabwean and Sub-Saharan African region, she is also an accomplished researcher with a flair for policy analysis with an ability to contribute to solutions to the problems that confront society.  

Jonathan Svosve

Jonathan Svosve

Financial Director

Mr. Jonathan Svosve joined SHAVA FOODS in January 2017 and has been serving as the finance director since. Mr. Svosve who is a holder of a BSc in Electrical & Mechanical Engineering from the University of Zimbabwe possesses strong entrepreneurship & leadership skills.

Having served as Head of Equipment & an air-specialist at Compressor Tech (Zimbabwe) for 12 years, Mr. Svosve’s extensive experience in the business field plays a key role in SHAVA’s financial performance. Outside of SHAVA FOODS Mr. Svosve serves as a key member of a team designing an of agitation plant at Gulf Zone mine in Shamva (Zimbabwe).

Munashe Murove

Munashe Murove

Non Executive Director

Mr. Munashe Murove is a versatile and adaptable entrepreneur whose business acumen rises far above most entrepreneurs. Mr. Murove who possesses extensive experience in the hospitality, marketing and customer service sectors is a holder of a BA(Hons) in Hospitality Management from the Swiss Hotel School and a Masters in Strategic Planning & Risk assessment from the Edinburgh Business School (United Kingdom).

With over 5 years of professional experience in the hospitality and marketing fields, Mr. Murove has in the past served as a Market Relationship Officer for Telecel and Netone within Zimbabwe and a customer care manager for U.K based Esteem Health Care Services. Outside of SHAVA FOODS, Mr. Murove also sits on several boards of U.K based companies which include Hermit Investments, SneCapital and SneCare.

Ruth Chapereka

Ruth Chapereka

Operations Director

Mrs. Ruth Chapereka is the current Operations Director of SHAVA FOODS and has been serving in this position since the birth of the company in 2016. Ruth holds a Bachelor of Pharmacy Honors Degree from the University of Zimbabwe (B Pharm Hons), a diploma from the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (MCIPS), CIPS, UK and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration in International Business from the University of Kwazulu Natal (South Africa).

Mrs Chapereka who is also a member of the Medical Control Authority of Zimbabwe, Pharmaceutical Society of Zimbabwe and the Federation of International Pharmacists has over 29 years of experience in running various sectors of both the pharmaceutical and drug manufacturing businesses. Mrs Chapereka has in the past served as a procurement manager for the National Pharmaceutical Company of Zimbabwe (NatPharm) as well as a Senior Pharmacist at the Harare Central Hospital.

Jeff Madzima

Jeff Madzima

Non Executive Director

Mr. Jeff Madzima is an experienced Administrator, Accountant, Finance Director and Auditor in both large and medium sized companies gained in commerce, professional practice and industry in both Zimbabwe and the United Kingdom. He is a qualified accountant (ACCA) who holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting and an MBA from the Hull Business School (United Kingdom).

Over the past 20 years, Mr. Madzima has owned and successfully ran businesses which range from Property Portfolio Management, Civil Engineering & Construction Business & Project Management Consultancy. Having worked as a Company Secretary & Finance Director for AIG Zimbabwe (Global Insurance Co) for 7 years, Finance Manager for Zimnat Insurance Co for 2 years, and various other quoted companies in the UK for over 10 years, Mr Madzima possesses extraordinary leadership & risk assessment skills. Outside SHAVA FOODS, Mr Madzima serves as Chairman of Monterey Properties (Pvt) Ltd, Director of Absolute Construction and Director /Chairman of Komkay Investments.

Saurosi Marichambo

Saurosi Marichambo

Non Executive Director

Mr Saurosi Marichambo is an experienced Executive Chef with over 25 years of field experience. He holds a Food and Beverage Principles certificate from the City and Guilds London School of Arts (United Kingdom), a Cookery Certificate from Liver Brothers Zimbabwe and a Diploma in practical cookery from the Silverside Employment Agency (SEA) Zimbabwe.

In the past, Mr. Marichambo has served as an Executive Chef in a number of large & well-renowned organizations such as Fidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe, Banc ABC and the ZANU-PF Head Quarters.