Rosemary Siyachitema is a celebrated consumer activist and the incumbent Executive Director of the Consumer Council of Zimbabwe (CCZ). She holds a bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration and a Post Graduate Diploma in Development Economics from the University of Swansea in the United Kingdom.
She has management experience in development in the non-governmental organisation sector spanning 14 years. Rosemary is widely traveled, and has attended and spoken at high level international workshops and meetings in Africa, Asia, Europe, USA, and South America.
Rosemary has served and serves on numerous boards locally and internationally among them Zimbabwe Women’s Resource Centre Network, National Pricing and Income Commission, Buy Zimbabwe Board, Anti Money Laundering Advisory Committee, Food Standards Advisory Council, Consumers International, World Urban Network, Young Men’s Christian Association, Marketers Association Zimbabwe Superbrands Adjudicator and Non State Actors Forum.
Socially, Rosemary is an avid reader who reads widely for both social and academic purposes. She is a philanthropist who gives a lot of her time and expertise to community work with such institutions as Women Drop in Centre and her Church.