Tendai initially studied Accounting and has an ACCA qualification, as well as a Bachelor of Honours degree in Applied Accounting through Oxford Brookes University. In 2007, he began work at Malilangwe as Human Resources Manager and, in 2008, Neighbour Outreach Programme (NOP) was added to his portfolio.
Tendai oversees the daily operations of Human Resources for the Trust, including contracts, salaries and organisational policies. His role for NOP is to manage the projects initiated by the Trust in the surrounding communities and to ensure their effectiveness.
Tendai really enjoys interactions with people, making an impact and seeing a difference in peoples’ lives, especially in the communities.