Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University: Eminos Manyawi

Eminos Manyawi has been the Chief Financial Officer of Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University since 2017.

Eminos Manyawi did his A-Levels in Zimbabwe and went on to study for his Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree at the National University of Science and Technology in Zimbabwe. He also has FCCA, MBA and Master’s in Science qualifications and an Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting. He started his career at Nando’s in Zimbabwe, as the General Manager while being the Financial Manager for Innscor Africa Limited. He then moved to South Africa where he was the Finance Director of Nisida Technologies. After that, he became the Acting Deputy Director of the Department of Economic Development and then the Acting Chief Financial Officer of Johannesburg Metrobus. He served as Senior Manager of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Cross-Border Road Transport Agency before becoming Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University in 2017.

Work 
2017 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, Sefako Makgatho                                        Health Sciences University
2016 – 2017         Chief Financial Officer, Cross-Border Road Transport Agency
2012 – 2016         Senior Manager of Finance, Cross-Border Road                                                              Transport Agency
2011 – 2012         Acting Chief Financial Officer, Johannesburg Metrobus
2009 – 2011         Acting Deputy Director, Department of Economic Development,                                  South Africa
2007 – 2009         Finance Director, Nisida Technologies, South Africa
2002 – 2007         Financial Manager, Innscor Africa Limited
2002 – 2007         General Manager, Nando’s, Zimbabwe

Education
2015 – 2017         MSc, Financial Management, Edinburgh Business School,                                            Heriot-Watt University
2014                       Accountancy, Institute of Chartered Accountants in                                                      England and Wales
2013 – 2013         USB-ED (SMDP), Management and Leadership, University of                                        Stellenbosch
2011 – 2013         Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting, CIMA
2006 – 2008         MBA, University of Zimbabwe 
2005 – 2008         FCCA, ACCA
1996 – 2000         B.Com Hons, Accounting, National University of Science and                                      Technology, Zimbabwe
1994 – 1995         A-Level, Advanced Level, Gokomere High School, Zimbabwe
1990 – 1993         O-Levels, Holy Cross

About Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University: SMU provides high-quality primary health care-oriented health sciences research, education and services. They deploy educational approached that include evidence-based methods for curriculum development and delivery that are rooted in the community. They promote interdisciplinary research, education and skills training that recognises the cross-disciplinary nature of holistic health care provision. They produce a cadre of health professionals with the transformative leadership capacity to identify, analyse and address the health needs of the individual, the family, the community and the populations.