Shanduka Black Umbrellas: Nyasha Madavo

Nyasha Madavo has been the Chief Financial Officer of Shanduka Black Umbrellas since August 2015.

Nyasha Madavo received a Bachelor of Business Science degree in Accounting and Finance and a Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting from the University of Cape Town. She then became an External Audit Clerk for Deloitte and briefly spent time in their Canada branch. Prior to being appointed as Chief Financial Officer of Shanduka Black Umbrellas, she was a Manager at Deloitte Risk Advisory. 

Work
2015 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Shanduka Black Umbrellas
2011 – 2014         Manager, Deloitte Risk Advisory
2011 – 2011         Audit Clerk, Deloitte Canada
2008 – 2010         External Audit Clerk, Deloitte

Education
2007 – 2007         Post Graduate Diploma, Accounting, UCT
2003 – 2006         B.BusSci, Accounting and Finance, UCT

About Shanduka Black Umbrellas: Black Umbrellas is an enterprise development incubation organisation partnering with the private sector, government and civil society to address the low levels of entrepreneurship and high failure rate of 100% black-owned emerging businesses on the African continent. The programme focuses on promoting entrepreneurship as a desirable economic path, and nurturing 100% black-owned business in the critical first three years of their existence through the provision of nationwide incubators.