Dr. Tendai Mhizha has been appointed by the Insight Redefini Group as the new Managing Director of its flagship creative powerhouse, Insight Publicis.
This announcement was made recently by Dr. Ken Onyeali Ikpe, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Insight Redefini Group. The GMD said that the appointment of Mhizha is extremely strategic when juxtaposed with the group’s goal to lead with top talents especially, as it focuses on building more strategic and agile businesses in order to deliver consistent value to its clients.
He said, “Her track record, diversified experience, and impeccable knowledge of how to build brands and businesses is simply outstanding, and we are excited to have her on board. She brings with her an aligned ambition to become a business pathfinder, which will be vital in growing with our clients.”
Tendai brings with her, 25 years leadership experience and knowledge in Pan-African Strategy and General Management, Marketing, Branding and Market Research. She has worked for the Edgars Group, Wella and within the Global WPP group. She has also led a 25-year-old Pan African Market research Agency, Research Bureau International. She is the Founder and Chief Inspirer of Integra Africa, offering TRRibe programs (Talent Retention and Return – through internal brand engagement), and strategic solutions with Africa at heart. She also teaches at Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), University of Pretoria, South Africa.
Tendai has published several articles for magazines and presented conference papers in SA and internationally. She has been awarded the Entrepreneur of the year in Zimbabwe and was a winner of the Plus24 PAMRO African Achievement Award for furthering the aims of research across the African Continent.
She has degrees from 6 different countries amongst which are a Ph.D. in Business Science from the University of Derby in the UK, and Masters in Strategic Management.