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Smith was born in Zimbabwe and educated at [[Prince Edward School]]. He then joined Coopers & Lybrand where he served his articles, completing his B.Compt (Hons) degree through UNISA in 1991. After a brief stint with tobacco company Transtobac, Gary established his own accountancy business which he ran successfully for 7 years.  
 
Smith was born in Zimbabwe and educated at [[Prince Edward School]]. He then joined Coopers & Lybrand where he served his articles, completing his B.Compt (Hons) degree through UNISA in 1991. After a brief stint with tobacco company Transtobac, Gary established his own accountancy business which he ran successfully for 7 years.  
  
In 2001 he moved to the United Kingdom and held roles at Deutsche Bank, University of Surrey and Foxhills Club & Resort before moving back to Africa in 2008. He then spent four years managing a large transport and logistics company in Beira, Mozambique. <ref name="uf">[ http://www.unifreight.co.zw/downloads/corporate_profile.pdf Unifreight Corporate Profile ] ''Unifreight, Retrieved: 14 Nv 2015</ref>
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In 2001 he moved to the United Kingdom and held roles at Deutsche Bank, University of Surrey and Foxhills Club & Resort before moving back to Africa in 2008. He then spent four years managing a large transport and logistics company in Beira, Mozambique. <ref name="uf">[ http://www.unifreight.co.zw/downloads/corporate_profile.pdf Unifreight Corporate Profile ] ''Unifreight, Retrieved: 14 Nov 2015</ref>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 17:23, 14 November 2015

Gary Smith
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Gary Smith
BornGary Smith
NationalityZimbabwe
EducationB.Compt (Hons)
Alma materUniversity of South Africa
Occupation
  • Entrepreneur
OrganizationUnifreight Zimbabwe

Gary Smith is a Zimbabwean entrepreneur and the CEO of Unifreight, the group of companies that owns Swift Transport.

Background

Smith was born in Zimbabwe and educated at Prince Edward School. He then joined Coopers & Lybrand where he served his articles, completing his B.Compt (Hons) degree through UNISA in 1991. After a brief stint with tobacco company Transtobac, Gary established his own accountancy business which he ran successfully for 7 years.

In 2001 he moved to the United Kingdom and held roles at Deutsche Bank, University of Surrey and Foxhills Club & Resort before moving back to Africa in 2008. He then spent four years managing a large transport and logistics company in Beira, Mozambique. [1]

References

  1. [ http://www.unifreight.co.zw/downloads/corporate_profile.pdf Unifreight Corporate Profile ] Unifreight, Retrieved: 14 Nov 2015