Mr Mark Makombe holds a BSc (Mathematics and Computer Science), MSc(Computer Science) from the University of Zimbabwe and a Diploma in e-Commerce and Web Design (British Computer Institute). He has also received postgraduate training and certification in Software Engineering; Linux & Windows server Administration; Project Management; Computerised Accounting; Networking; Systems Security; Databases and C++ Programming.
He has extensive technical experience at senior level in ICT Policy and Strategy formulation, Development & Administration of ICT Infrastructure, ICT Governance, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery as well as the management of IT Service Level Agreements and Contracts. He has implemented large ERP systems and established IT Infrastructure for new organisations.
Mr Makombe has twelve years (12) working experience as ICT Director at three universities namely Chinhoyi, BIUST (Botswana) and Bindura. At Chinhoyi and BIUST, he was a founding ICT Director for the new institutions. He planned, developed and started the IT departments and established the corresponding IT function from start-up for the universities.