Tendai Mhizha

Tendai Mhizha from Speakers Inc

By: Speakers Inc  06-27-2010
Keywords: corporate functions, Corporate Events, Conference and Eventing

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 multinationals.

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 awareness. 

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 groups. 

The following are her main topics:

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?

Keywords: Conference and Eventing, Corporate Events, corporate functions, Professional Business Speaker,

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