Richard Muirimi has significant experience in Pension and Employee Benefits Services. In 1995 he founded, and is currently the managing director of Comarton Consultants (Private) Limited. Comarton is a leading pension fund administrator in Zimbabwe, administering at least 40 pension funds. Richard was the non-executive chairman of Kingdom Financial Holdings Limited (“KFHL”) on its formation in 1995 until he resigned from the board in 2005. During that period as Chairman of KFHL, he guided KFHL through the initial capitalisation through private placement, the IPO of KFHL on the ZSE, the establishment of subsidiaries in asset management, merchant banking, commercial banking and stock broking and regional expansion. Richard was previously the chairman of the Zimbabwe Association of Pension Funds from April 2002 to February 2004. He was the deputy chairman of the Insurance and Pensions Commission from November 2005 to December 2012.
He has also previously held senior positions in Zimnat Life Assurance Company (1995 – 1998) and AON/Minet Insurance Brokers (1982 – 1995). Richard is a member of a number of Boards across the country including Zimbabwe Asset Management Corporation (Private) Limited (ZAMCO), a subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe. In 1987 Richard graduated as a fellow of the Executive Development Program from the University of Zimbabwe.