Oliver Mtasa

Chairman

Oliver is a Chartered Accountant. He holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) degree from the University of Zimbabwe. He is also a holder of a Masters in Business Administration from the same institution. Oliver is a non-executive director of Art Corporation, a Partner at Crowe Horwath Welsa Chartered Accountants and sits on several other boards.

Douglas Hoto

Douglas Hoto

Executive Director

Douglas is an accomplished business leader and Group Chief Executive Officer of FMHL. He holds a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Mathematics (University of Zimbabwe), is a qualified Actuary with more than 22 years’ experience. He is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries of the United Kingdom 1999 (FIFA), and is also a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa (FASSA). Douglas started his actuarial career with Old Mutual in 1990 and worked in both the Harare and Cape Town offices until 1999, when he joined First Mutual Life. He rose through the ranks to become Managing Director of First Mutual Life in 2003 and Chief Executive of First Mutual Limited in 2004.

Douglas was instrumental in setting up First Mutual Reinsurance Company (FMRE Property & Casualty), TristarInsurance Company and African Actuarial Consultants from a Division of First Mutual Life Assurance Society. His career has seen him at the helm of Altfin Holdings and First Mutual Limited. In addition, Douglas is involved in community transformation initiatives focusing on education. He works closely with national development organizations and is the past chairman for Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZIMSTATS). He serves on a number of boards and is a past chairman of Actuarial Society of Zimbabwe.

Misheck Manyumwa

Misheck Manyumwa

Board Member

Mischek has over 20 years’ experience of business management and he is currently the Managing Director of Zimsun Leisure (Private) Limited. Misheck is a specialist in Human Resources and Operation Management. He also sits on various other boards. Misheck is a specialist in Human Resources and Operation Management. He also sits on various other boards.

Misheck holds a B.Sc (Honours) degree in Sociology (University of Zimbabwe) and a Master of Science in Industrial Relations (London School of Economics and Political Science).

Maitirwa Mukonoweshuro

Maitirwa Mukonoweshuro

Board Member
Maitirwa is a Managing Consultant at Dominion Group of Companies and serves as a Non-Executive Director at Capital Bank Corporation.

She is a holder of Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours), Accounting and Auditing (University of South Africa)

Ian Tavonesa

Ian Tavonesa

Managing Director

Ian joined First Mutual Reinsurance in July 2003 as the Business Development Manager. He played an integral role in its formation and was elevated to the position of Operations Executive in October 2003. Ian brought to First Mutual Reinsurance vast of experience gained after serving as Operations Manager for a Reinsurance company as well as a Manager for operations department of a General Insurance company.

He is the past President of the Zimbabwe Association of Reinsurance Offices (ZARO), a member of the African Insurance Organisation (AIO) board, an alumni member of the London School of Business and a board member of the Organisation for Southern and East Africa Insurance board (OESAI) He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree in Insurance and Risk Management from National University of Science and Technology (NUST Zimbabwe) and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Zimbabwe

Carlson Chisvo​

Carlson Chisvo​

Board Member

Carlson has over 27 years’ hands on experience gained in the insurance and Reinsurance industries with specific knowledge in Underwriting, Claims (insurance & reinsurance), Performance and marketing management, Business performance Analysis and Development.

Carlson is a Chartered Insurer – Fellow of the Insurance Institute of South Africa (FIISA) and he holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Management for Executives from University of Zimbabwe.