Searchmore Chaparadza is a Chartered Accountant by profession, with over ten years post qualification experience, all of which have been spent in the healthcare sector. His healthcare experience spans from the First Mutual Holdings group and The Avenues Clinic, with great experience both in healthcare financing and service provision.
He ran the financial strategies of both First Mutual Life Assurance Company and First Mutual Health Company, both subsidiaries in the First Mutual Holdings Group, between 2010 and 2015. He then joined Medical Investments Limited trading as The Avenues Clinic in October 2015 as the Chief Finance Officer, a position he held until his appointment to Chief Executive Officer in August 2018 to March 2021. He is now focusing on various interests in the healthcare industry.
He completed his Masters in Business Leadership Degree with the University of South Africa, and majored in corporate strategy and organisational transformations. To consolidate his leadership experience and capability to run a top industry player that operates in a dynamic global environment, he recently completed an International Executive Development Program (IEDP) with Wits Business School in conjunction with London Business School.
Searchmore is an avid transformation expert, a very pertinent skill that has assisted him in running big organisations in the healthcare industry for more than five years.