Dr. Joseph C.N. Mkandawire - Director of Administration and Finance

Dr. Joseph Chizotera Nedson Mkandawire joined the Ministry of Industry and Trade in December, 2014 having served in several Ministries and government departments.

Dr. Joseph C.N. Mkandawire brings with him a vast experience in management and administration with extensive background in strategic and change management.  He is skilled, adaptive, methodological and result-driven in implementing and achieving tasks and objectives.  He has a proven track record of exceeding performance expectations, remaining focused and adhering to budgets and timelines.

Having served as a Director of Administration and Finance for 7 years, he has developed a mature and responsive approach to any tasks undertaken.  Further, as a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration majoring in Strategic Management, he has the ability to organize people, processes, systems and structure in order to achieve the required organisational excellence.