Mr. Akimhu Isaac Mutiti was born in 1965. He completed his advanced level in 1985 at Prince Edward High School. He was awarded an Anglo American Merit Scholarship to study Mining Engineering at the University Of Zimbabwe in 1986. In 1989 he graduated with a BSc Honours Degree in Mining Engineering.
In 1990, he joined Hwange Colliery Company Limited as a Graduate Learner in Mining Engineering. While in Hwange Colliery, he worked at the Technical Services, Opencast and Underground Mining Departments rising through the ranks of Shift Boss, Mine Captain, Technical Superintendent and Underground Mine Manager.
In 2007 he left for Botswana to join Morupule Colliery. He was in charge of overall Mine Planning and eventually became Underground Manager. He re-joined Hwange Colliery Company in 2011 as Underground Operations Manager.
Mr Mutiti holds a Masters in Business Administration degree from Zimbabwe Open University and he is also a member of the American Institute of Mining Engineers.