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About Us

We are a company that nurtures and satiates the techie you all possess, specializing in the rapid introduction of affordable new products and technologies for design engineers and students. Our extensive product offering includes Arduino Boards, PIC Microcontrollers, Sensors, interconnects, passives, electromechanical components, 3D printers etc. We are a new one-stop-shop electronics company in Zimbabwe and multi-purpose distributer suited for hobbyists, high school, polytechnic, and university students. TinkerTech offers impressive services such as great 24/7 support with hundreds of members on our forum including the ability to ask and answer to posts on the forum.

Vision

We strive to become the first choice internationally recognized vendor of a broad range of electronic components and equipment. We dedicate ourselves to keeping abreast of the ever-changing technologies and introduce the finest of these to our clients. Our turnkey business solution company will be a progressive and transformative force in the electronic components market encouraging transparency in regards with communication and growth.

Our Mission

In the very best tradition of professionalism and excellence, we commit ourselves to support specific needs of our clients in providing the right products, striving for client satisfaction and quality excellence.

Our Work

We believe our work speaks for itself. Browse our most recent projects below
and enjoy our handmade work with love for every detail.

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Our Team

Youth and Transcending towards a “well teched future” requires well teched brains. This is done by our brilliant leader Mr Kwendesa.

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Phillip Kwendesa

CEO

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Chengetai Kadenge

Software Developer

Phillip Kwendesa is the founder and CEO of TinkerTech, a company whose goal is to empower students to be makers through invention and creativity. His company is leading in advanced manufacturing, prototyping and design of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) projects in partnership with local and abroad universities, including polytechnics and high schools.

Kwendesa is an engineer, part time singer-songwriter and one of the leaders of the open hardware movement. His career is centered on making education and innovation more accessible to people around the country. Since 2016, Kwendesa has supervised, lectured and advised extensively on how to get more girls into STEM, including earmarking one of his students Colleen Chibanda to participate at the African Girls Can CODE Initiative, a joint programme of the African Union Commission (AUC), UN Women Ethiopia and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in Ethiopia.

Kwendesa has received countless awards and scholarships among them a master’s and undergraduate degree in Networks and Systems of Telecoms from Tlemcen University in Algeria.

Chengetai Kadenge is an experienced Java EE Developer/Postilion Software Engineer with a demonstrated working experience in the Telecommunications and higher education industry. He is goal oriented and focused on what he does.

Currently he is a software developer at Liquid Telecom and is responsible for developing software interfaces that are integrated to the payment system in the country. He’s specialty is in programming/software development, focusing on JAVA and adaptable to at least 5 more languages. He holds a master’s degree in Advanced Software Technology.

Kadenge has integrated countless industrial projects to the Econet platform including ZINWA, ZESA, ECOBANK, FCB to mention but a few.

In his spare time, Kadenge is a vivid movie goer, soccer fanatic and likes driving fast and he always coins the statement (If it was in another life time I will rather be a Dakar or F1 driver)

Tinkering

From ideation to creation!