Tafadzwa Masukume is an Associate in the Projects team. He focuses on regulation, compliance and legal due diligence in energy, mining and infrastructure development transactions. Before joining Manokore Attorneys, Tafadzwa previously worked for the local office of a pan-African business and projects firm headquartered in Ghana. He also underwent training in Private Equity and Projects by one of London's Magic Circle global law firms, where he was seconded to their South Africa office in Sandton (Johannesburg). Tafadzwa holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Zimbabwe and he is also an Associate Member of the Geological Society of Zimbabwe.
Experience has included advising:
- A leading global mining house in respect of its proposed transaction involving Exclusive Prospecting Orders in Zimbabwe;
- An independent oil and gas exploration company on a proposed Production Sharing Agreement, various Zimbabwean investment incentives, and lobbying for amendment to Petroleum Regulations for exploration, extraction and development of oil and gas in Zimbabwe;
- As a local counsel in Zimbabwe’s power sector legislative and policy overhaul with the African Legal Support Facility.
LLBS (University of Zimbabwe).
Registered Legal Practitioner of the High Court of Zimbabwe.