HARARE – As largely expected RioZim has appointed Manit Shah as chief executive replacing Bheki Nkomo who leaves the group to pursue other interests.
Prior to his appointment, Shah was the company’s chief operations officer.
For close to seven years, Shah has played a part in the strategic development and plan execution at RioZim. “During his time with the company, he has consistently shown a strong strategic and operating acumen as well as demonstrated a longstanding commitment to environmental and social responsibility within mining, which is central to RioZim’s decision making and corporate strategy.”
Shah started his career in Auditing, Corporate Finance and then discovered his true passion in operations and turnaround management and has lived and worked in four continents, he brings to the steering wheel, innovation and high growth strategies obtained through extensive exposure gained across diverse industries.