Learn more about your finalists for ZIWA 2015 for the Professional Woman of the Year category:

Nyarai Kadungure - professionalNyarai Kandagure is a 33-year-old Business Manager with Barclays Bank on a year’s secondment for an Assistant Vice President position. She joined Barclays at undergraduate entry level and has progressed through all of the company’s Analyst levels. She did this through executing her own personal development plan and as a result now also works with Barclays HR in… 

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mary majoni - professionalMary Tendai Majoni was born in Harare and grew up with her grandmother in Chitungwiza. At the age of 14, she decided to become either an accountant or a doctor; as the science class at her high school, Goromonzi High, was full, she decided to go with accounts. She started studying with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) in 1999 at Speciss College in Harare…

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Tsitsi Grace Penduka - professionalTsitsi Grace Monera Penduka is a pharmacist by profession and currently a Clinical Researcher and Lecturer in the University of Zimbabwe School of Pharmacy. Tsitsi has worked in HIV research since 2006. She worked initially at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) then at the State University of New York at Buffalo (SUNY) acquiring a wide range of…

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Felicity UkokoAs an award-winning midwife with over 20 years experience in the UK, Felicity Ukoko has unparalleled insight into the needs of mothers and babies. Drawing from this insight and expertise, she has become a global advocate for maternal, newborn and child health at the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) where she is the Head of Programmes and Advocacy.

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Voting is now live and will be close on 20 September 2015 so be sure to have your say by voting for your favourite ZIWA 2015 nominees. Winners will be announced at the ZIWA 2015 ceremony to be held in Birmingham UK on Oct 3, 2015.

Cast your vote at www.ziwaawards.com/voting/

Don’t forget, tables and tickets for the ceremony, which is being held in Birmingham, UK on Saturday 3 October can be booked online or by emailing info@ziwaawards.com