The team

Our team is made up of individuals from various professional backgrounds. They collectively bring their contacts and connections to Swift Commodities. They are now opening up their network to you. Feel free to contact them.

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Team Members

Shams Ahmed - Consultant
IT Specialist.

Salum Ng’anzi - Consultant
Mr Nga’nzi works with Tanzania Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TPIL), A leading pharmaceutical manufacturer in East and Central Africa. He is also widely involved in farming at Vikawe Modern Farms Ltd. Although he is in pharmaceuticals, he has wide knowledge in Sisal farming and a good background in poultry and livestock. We rely on Ng’anzi to keep us abreast with latest production and business trends in Tanzania.

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Mustafa Shamte – Consultant
He brings to the company his vast network of businesses and businessmen. Well travelled and exposed to various business backgrounds he is our all round consultant with an excellent understanding of concepts in current affairs. He works well in problem-solving. He is our go-to guy for contacts.

Emailt Mustafa Shamte at:

Garreth Hechter – Consultant
‘The muscle’ as what we call him. Garreth Hechter is Swift Commodities’s backbone in all matters concerning logistics. He currently manages M&H Freight in Port Elizabeth. Through M&H, Hechter is capable of moving almost anything to anywhere.


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Mohammed Ali Kibao – Director

In 2004 he managed to build a successful company in Tanzania, WANI traders at the time, which was later awarded tenders by Handeni District to supply textbooks to almost 200 primary schools in the disctirct. During the time, he worked closely with publishers such as Macmillan Aidan, Oxford and various others in the marketing and supplying of their products. He now holds an Honours degree in Public Administration and Management from NMMU, South Africa. This gives him an edge in team and project management. His knowledge in the South African governance, familiarity with the Tanzanian business environment, coupled with the experiences of the rest of the team, puts him in a perfect position to serve you.

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Our Vision

It is our vision at Swift Commodities to build a strong high-tech network of small to medium sized businesses. A network where the parties are well informed and up to date with relative information, techniques and technology that can enable them to stay competitive in today’s business environment.

We intend to build a network of information that will be readily available to the members of the network. Armed with this information they will then be able to make better decisions and explore possibilities awaiting them out there. This will be targeting businesses and comapnies that might have previously strggled to gain access to such information.