Tapiwa MurandaInvestment Officer
Tapiwa is a pivotal member of LeapFrog’s Africa investment team and helps drive deals across the continent and expand LeapFrog’s Africa footprint. An outstanding finance professional, Tapiwa has rich accounting and consulting experience.
Before joining LeapFrog, Tapiwa was a Power and Infrastructure Finance Consultant at Investec, where he structured large infrastructure transactions worth over $200 million. Tapiwa worked on transactions for new power plants, wind assets and transmission lines across multiple markets including Mozambique, South Africa to Australia. Tapiwa has a special interest in sustainability, and developed the Corporate Social Investment initiative for a project he was on in Mozambique, which will see the local community benefit from cleaner drinking water. Tapiwa began his career at Investec as a Trainee Chartered Accountant, where he gained broad experience across corporate and institutional banking, private banking, operational risk and audit.
Tapiwa holds a Bachelor of Business Science (Honours) and a PGD – Accounting from the University of Cape Town.
- Pivotal member of LeapFrog’s Africa Investment team
- Previously Power and Infrastructure Consultant at Investec
- Bachelor of Business Science (Honours) from University of Cape Town