Gamuchirai Chiwunze is holder of both a Master of Science Degree in Economics (2010) and a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Economics (2007) from the University of Zimbabwe. He joined ZEPARU in 2011 as a Research Intern before he was promoted to the position of Research Fellow in 2013. Prior to joining ZEPARU he worked for ZB Bank (2007-2008), was a Graduate Teaching Assistant - University of Zimbabwe (2008-2009) and Crown Agents Zimbabwe (2010). With more than 8 years of experience as an Economist, he is knowledgeable and experienced in policy analysis, research and evaluation. He has done research on various value chain linkages within the Zimbabwean economy namely mining, agriculture, health and tourism sectors as well as tax policy analysis and financial inclusion.