CHAD CHAWANDA M.INST.D
Chad Chawanda is the Chief Executive Officer for Egoli Trading DMCC, a serial entrepreneur and firm believer of knowledge exchange to create a better Africa. As a natural born entrepreneur, he has been at the forefront in expanding international trade linkages.
He founded Size Chunk Enterprises in 2002, which was a FMCG trading company. In 2010, he diversified into the mining sector establishing Size Chunk Resources in a drive to facilitate Chinese and other international investments in Southern Africa. In 2012 Chad went on to setup Egoli Trading DMCC a company that links Africa’s commodities exports to the world via the world’s number one free zone DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodities Centre). This move resulted in the formation of strategic alliances resulting in the establishment of Alpic Gas in Zimbabwe. He also owns a quick service restaurant business in Zimbabwe (Chicken-Hut). Chad has other business interests in agriculture, tourism, technology, finance, transport and logistics.
A firm believer in the power of network-based development: conducting business with a 3P (triple bottom line) approach. Through experience, Chad has acquired different business skills, which have capacitated him to have a global approach in doing business across different sectors.
In 2013 Size Chunk Resources Zimbabwe received two award (most improved exporter o f the year) and (second runner up exporter of the year) from the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce. Chad is big on sharing his experience in doing business in Africa.