Dr. Simon Lennox Mkondo
Entrepreneur, Business Executive
BornWedza
BaptisedRoman Catholic
ResidenceGlen Lorne
NationalityZimbabwean
CitizenshipZimbabwean
EducationUniversity of Zimbabwe, University of Cape Town.
Alma materSt Ignatius College
OccupationIndigenous Businessman
EmployerSelf Employed Entrepreneur
OrganizationPaul Mkondo Insurance, P.M.A. Real Estate, Muchi Investments
Known forEntrepreneur;Insurance Guru, Real Estate Valuer & Auctioneer.
Home townWedza
Board member ofSouthampton Assurance; Paul Mkondo Insurance; P.M.A. Real Estate; Muchi Investments.
RelativesPaul Tangi Mhova Mkondo

Early life

Simon Lennox Mkondo was born in Wedza. He attended St Ignatius College a Jesuit school based in Chishawasha for his secondary school education. He then proceeded to the University of Zimbabwe.

Professional Career

After University, pre-Independence, Mkondo returned to St. Ignatius College where he taught Chemistry, was a sports and choir master. Post Independence, he worked for Southampton Assurance and rose up the ranks. With his elder brothers Paul Tangi Mhova Mkondo and Raphael Mkondo they then ventured off to start the first indigenous Insurance and Real Estate company against all odds. He is currently still the Chief Executive Officer. He is one of the pioneering indigenous valuers and auctioneers in Zimbabwe.

Entrepreneural Career

He has an independent hardware retail business called Muchi Investments kwaBhora Juru.

Agricultural Career

He is also a well established Commercial Agricultural Farmer in Marondera/Wedza Area.

Personal Life

He is a staunch Roman Catholic and a family man.