Gerald Zhou wins at ZNCC Midlands Awards 2018
Dr Gerald Zhou won as 1st runner up Business man of the year at the recently held ZNCC Midlands Chapter Annual Awards dinner held at Village Lodge in Gweru on the 8th of June 2018. On the same occasion his organisation won top award as the Financial Institution Supporting SMEs and also won the Enterprise Development Support award.
Dr Gerald Zhou is the founder and CEO of Inclusive Financial Services, the organisation he founded in 2012 after holding senior executive level positions in various banks. He has won various awards in the past as ZNCC Matebeleland Business man of the year, Megafest National Business man of the year among various accolades. Dr Gerald Zhou is passionate about microfinance especially access to finance by SMEs, microenterprises and women.
Speaking at the Awards ceremony Dr Gerald Zhou said that he was happy with the work he was doing in the microfinance space in Zimbabwe especially promoting inclusive finance. He further said supporting SMEs will increase the country’s economic recovery and development.