Edmore joined TIPS in August 2014. He has more than 23 years’ financial management and reporting experience, accounting, risk management, administration/operations, human resources, compliance management and governance experience.
He is currently studying for a Doctorate in Business Administration, is a holder of an MBA Degree, a Bachelor of Business Studies Honours Degree, Certificates in Project Management (from Stellenbosch University), Supervisory Management (from the Institute of Supervisory Management London), Diversity Management, Total Quality Management and Communication and Collaboration. He is a qualified PEPFAR Programme Consultant trained through a collaborative programme conducted by the University of Washington and I – TECH, Seattle, USA.
Edmore previously worked for a Broadcasting institution, an Agricultural financial institution, a Power/Electricity Generation and Distribution Company and several international and regional NGOs. He has occupied various senior management positions including Chief Finance and Operations Officer, Regional Finance Advisor (Africa), Finance and Operations Manager, National Finance Manager, Finance Manager among others.
Apart from South Africa, Edmore has travelled and worked in a number of regional countries including Kenya, Ghana, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Zambia and internationally in the USA, UK and Nepal.
Edmore currently holds Board membership positions with two South African organisations, FAMSA and Gender Dynamix. He served as the Board Treasurer at FAMSA for two years and was appointed the Board Chairman in September 2014 until to date. He is currently the Treasurer of the Gender Dynamix Board. Previously, he also served as a member of the Finance and Audit Committee of the Advisory Board at Hearts of a Champion – Africa from 2012 until 2015.