Dr Rutendo HwindingwiAfrica Managing Director at Elev8Speaker
Dr Rutendo Hwindingwi is the African Regional Director for Elev8. Elev8 is a multinational focussed on global digital skilling and transformative education initiatives for enterprises and governments. Prior to joining Elev8, Rutendo was an Associate Director at Deloitte Africa where he had a number of leadership roles, including Business Development Leader for Africa and Emerging Markets. As Founding Faculty and Programme Director he was instrumental in the formation of Alchemy by Deloitte, which offered customised executive leadership programmes on the back of Deloittes global advisory practice . Prior to joining Deloitte, Rutendo was the Divisional Director for Sage in their AMEAA (Africa, Middle East and AustralAsia) office. His primary focus was growing the footprint of Sage as a leading business management software vendor for small and medium to large enterprises across the continent through its client and channel networks. Rutendo holds a PhD in International Business Strategy from the University of Witwatersrand (SA), an MSc in Strategic Management from Derby University (UK), and a Diploma in Executive Business Leadership from the Zimbabwe Institute of Management (Zim). Dr Rutendo is also a non-executive director for the British Chamber of Southern Africa and the Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce or South Africa both these represent MNCs from their countries i.e. UK and the USA operating in Africa.