Julian Vezey

Mr Vezey is a chartered accountant and has spent most of his professional and business career in Zimbabwe. Following his appointment as a partner, Mr Vezey headed up the consultancy practice of Deloitte in Zimbabwe and then moved to Deloitte in London from where he was seconded to the practice in the Middle East to establish a consultancy practice in the region. He left Deloitte in 1993 and was a founder partner of a successful stockbroking and financial services company in Zimbabwe. This company was purchased by HSBC plc in 1998
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For the past twelve years he has been an executive director of a large Zimbabwe listed company, Innscor Africa Limited (“Innscor”), having joined at the time of their listing. Having initially joined as group financial director, he moved into an operational role and led the expansion of the group’s Quick Service Restaurant concept into five African countries. Following completion of this expansion, he was appointed chief executive officer of Innscor’smanufacturing division, during which time he led the acquisitions by Innscor of Colcom Holdings Limited and National Foods Limited, two independently listed companies.