Tawanda Gumbo has been the Firm Leader of Deloitte Nigeria since June 2013.
Prior to assuming this role, he led the multi-functional Consumer Business and Technology, Media and Telecommunications industry group for the Deloitte West Africa region. With 27 years of professional experience under his belt, of which 16 years have been as a Partner in Deloitte, his experience spans corporate finance, auditing, financial analysis and modelling, due diligence, IFRS, and the TMT and Consumer Business and Transportation industry sectors.
During his career at Deloitte, Tawanda has held a number of roles including serving as the Chief Executive Officer of Deloitte Zimbabwe and Deloitte Malawi for eight years, where he led many complex listed engagements in both advisory and audit services in Zimbabwe, Malawi, South Africa and Nigeria.
He has also served as a member of the Deloitte Southern Africa Board of Partners and Directors for six years and is currently a member of the Deloitte Africa Executive Committee. He has also fulfilled the roles of President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Zimbabwe, Deputy Chairman of the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange monitoring panel, and member of council for the Pan African Federation of Accountants (PAFA).