Mathlogonolo Mothibedi Valela

Chief Executive Officer

B Tech (Accounts), CA (Z) – Chief Executive Officer

Delta Corporation has appointed Matlhogonolo Valela as Chief Executive Officer in succession to Mr Pearson Gowero who retired on June 30 2021. Mr Valela joined the Group in December 1996 and has occupied various roles of increasing seniority in operational finance and accounting, becoming the Group Treasurer in 2003.
Matts is a Chartered Accountant who served articles with Schmulian & Sibanda Chartered Accountants and holds a Bachelor of Technology – Accountancy degree from the University of Zimbabwe. He has participated in leadership and executive development programmes run by leading global institutions. In a statement the Delta chairman Mr Canaan Dube said, “The Board congratulates Mr Valela on his appointment and is confident that he will leverage his wealth of knowledge, strategic insights and passion to drive business growth”. Mr Valela has been the group finance director since July 2011.

Dr M.G Nyandoroh

Operations Director – Sorghum Beer Business

BSC (HONS) (UZ); MSC (UZ); PHD (KENT)

Dr. Munyaradzi Nyandoroh was appointed General Manager – Lager Beer Business in April 2014. He joined the Group in 1985 working in the technical department of the then Chibuku Breweries Division. He left the organization in 1992 to pursue further studies and re-joined in 1996 as Technical Director for Chibuku Breweries. He was appointed General Manager for the Agricultural Services department in 2002, and as General Manager – Beverages Operations for the Southern Region and thereafter the Northern Region.

Moses Gambiza

Operations Director - Lager Beer , Soft Drinks & Transport

B. COMPT (HONS); CA (Z)

Moses Gambiza was appointed General Manager – Sparkling Beverages in April 2014. Mr Gambiza joined the Group in 2000 as a Financial Controller at the then National Breweries. He held various positions in finance until his appointment to the Group Management Committee as General Manger – Southern Region in May 2013.

Alex Makamure

Executive Director Finance

B. BAcc, FCA(Z), LLB

Alex Makamure was appointed as Company Secretary in January 2006. Mr. Makamure currently has oversight on Group Treasury, Corporate Affairs and Supply Chain, and other services such as tax administration, group accounting, and executive compensation. He joined the Group as a finance manager at Chibuku Breweries in May 1998 and has occupied various roles in finance and administration in the Beverages Business. He sits on the board of Schweppes Zimbabwe Limited as a company representative. Alex is the non-executive chairman of African Sun Limited and a board member at Medical Investments Limited (Avenues Clinic).

 

Dave Mange

Director IT

BSC (UZ); MBL (UNISA)

Dave Mange was appointed to Director Information Technology in 2011. He joined the Group’s IT Internship programme in 1990. He held various management positions before his appointment as General Manager Information Technology in 2007.

Marshall Pemhiwa

General Manager – Sorghum Beer Zimbabwe

BSC. (HONS) PSYCH; HR DIP; DIP OCC. PSYCH; MBA

Marshall Pemhiwa was appointed as Human Resources Director in April 2011. Marshall joined the Group in March 1998 as a Graduate Trainee Psychologist/HR. He held various management positions before assuming the position of HR Executive – Beverage Operations in 2009. He is a past president of the Institute of People Management and is involved in committees at Dominican Convent School Harare.

 

Tichafa Rinomhota

GENERAL MANAGER – LAGER BEER BUSINESS.

BSC ENG

Tichafa Rinomhota was appointed the General Manager – Sorghum Beer in April 2017. Mr. Rinomhota was the Group Technical Director from 2011 to 2017.  He joined the group at the then National Breweries division in 1999 as Engineering Manager and rose through the ranks to become the General Manager – Technical for the Lager Business in 2007. He has previously worked for a number of mining and construction companies.

 

Roselyn Edith Mbelengwa

Supply Chain Director

BAcc (Hons) CA(Z)

Roselyn Mbelengwa was appointed as Supply Chain Director in April 2021, becoming a member of the Group Management Committee.
Mrs Mbelengwa joined Delta in 2004 as a Finance Executive at Head Office. She moved in the same role to Delta Transport in 2017. She was appointed as Head of Procurement in 2018. Roselyn had previously worked in finance in other service and manufacturing enterprises.