Tariro GorongaJuly 1, 2020
Tariro is a proven leader with experience in leading teams, developing individuals, and improving operational performance in manufacturing, engineering and investing environments. An electrical engineer by training, he worked at ArcelorMittal in various production, engineering and process improvement roles where he made numerous CAPEX and operational improvements that yielded millions in OPEX and CAPEX savings. He went on to do mergers and acquisitions with BP in Johannesburg before heading to business school. Post business school, he worked in private equity investing at CPPIB in Toronto, where he invested in North American and European companies.
Tariro earned his MBA from Harvard Business School and a Masters in Engineering from Wits University in South Africa. He grew up in Southern Africa, where he found his passion for the outdoors. He is dedicated to fitness, has completed several marathons and cycling races, and is currently training for his first triathlon race. He currently resides in Toronto with his wife and their son.