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We envision a socially and financially inclusive future that leaves no African behind.


We improve overall quality of life by offering access to social and financial services through technology.



Experiment and explore, venture outside the boundaries of familiar experience


Actively seek to disrupt and confront the status quo.


Envision the future, sensitive to external realities in light of this networked global world


Our Profile


Providing Affordable
& Equitable Access

We exist to Empower People through Sustainable, Reliable and Resilient digital technology that
supports the well-being and overall quality of life.



Mr. Edmore Chibi
Chief Executive Officer
(Executive Director)

Mr. Chibi is the Chief Executive Officer of Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe Limited. He joined the Econet Group in 2000 and has over 21 years’ experience in Telecoms, ISP and Mobile Financial Services. He has served in the Telecoms industry in Nigeria, Burundi and Zimbabwe in Sales, Marketing and Customer Experience roles. He has also served as Chief Commercial Officer for Econet Burundi and for Econet Wireless Zimbabwe as Chief Sales & Distribution Officer prior to his appointment as CEO of CSZL.

He holds an MBA, BBA, Bachelor of Arts, Diploma in Communication and is currently studying for an MSc Marketing with the University of Salford (UK).

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Theresa Nyemba

Mrs. Theresa Nyemba
Finance Director
(Executive Director)

Theresa Nyemba is a Chartered Accountant with a wealth of experience and a past member of the African Leadership Network. Theresa began her career with Ernst and Young Chartered Accountants, she later joined Art Corporation in 2005 and rose to the position of Divisional Finance Director. In 2010, Theresa joined the Econet Wireless Group and has held various Executive Positions within the Group. Prior to the appointment she was the Chief Finance Officer for Steward Bank. Theresa holds a Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours BCompt) among other academic qualifications.

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Mrs. Charmaine Rose Daniels
Group Company Secretary

Mrs. Daniels Charmaine is the Group Company Secretary of Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe Limited.

She is a registered Legal Practitioner, Notary Public and Conveyancer. She has over 20 years’ experience in legal and corporate administration work, both in private practice and in commerce.

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