Tendai is a true global citizen, having spent her early years travelling
the world, being educated in 6 different countries.
She holds a Masters in Strategic Management with the University of
Derby, UK and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree through research, with
the same university. She has developed
the unique 17 group Pan African Living Standard Measure tool in use by major
Tendai has 20 years experience in Pan-African Market Research and
strategy and has worked for The Edgars group in ,
Research International in
and Wella Hair Care Company in . Tendai was the CEO of Research International
Zimbabwe (Member of the WPP group), which she built with her father from 5
people to 1500 people in 4 years, also operating in Malawi, Zambia, Mozambique,
Botswana and Angola from 1998 to December 2004. She earned the awards of
Entrepreneur of the year for
and Marketer of the year from the .
In January 2005, she took up the post of Pan Africa Director for
Research International World Wide based in Johannesburg and then transferred to
a sister WPP company Enterprise IG (Now the Brand Union) as Strategy Director
for Africa and Middle East in October 2006.
In the same year she was awarded the PAMRO achiever of the year for
furthering the development of research in .
In 2008 Tendai started her own Pan African integrated strategy, change and
branding company namely, INTEGRA AFRICA offering strategic solutions with at heart.
Integra Africa is currently working for a variety of blue chip
clients. Tendai has a wide range of
experience and has worked in one way or another with most multinational
organisations including financial institutions, FMCG and cellular telephony
operators in and across the globe.
Tendai is a very mature, experienced global professional who is
passionate and creative and connects with groups ranging from 4 people -400
people -4000 people effortlessly and hits the connection spot every time with
her warmth, confidence and intensity. She has written and delivered many papers
on Africa as the next frontier for growth in the world and motivating business
communities in . She is a writer and speaker on many deep
issues including living an inspired life, life’s choices, marriage and HIV
Tendai is a board level
leader, lecturer and an avid public speaker with an infectious passion for
people and the rapid development of The African continent.
Main public speaking topics:
Tendai is a very flexible speaker and has the rare ability of being able
to read, understand, internalise and present any type of business and social
material quickly due to her strategic mind and experience. It is possible to give her material that you
want customised and strengthened for delivery to a set of different stakeholder
The following are her main
A fresh perspective on
Africa and Your piece of the African Pie
Creating strong brands -
The incredible difference that creates enduring and valuable brand tribes
Do you want to fly?