Ozias Bvute is a member of Parliament in Zimbabwe, Africa. He is an experienced leader who has held various leadership positions in public service, industry, and finance. He believes a new opportunity opens up every day, and everyone should push themselves as much as they can to reach their full potential, regardless of whatever obstacles life throws their way. Ozias views being a member of Parliament as an honor because it gives him the chance to represent and empower the citizens of his nation through positive, tangible and impactful changes.
Ozias Bvute's main focus is on providing people in disadvantaged communities with the means to survive and sustain themselves. It is with this objective in mind that he founded the Figtree Foundation, which works with vulnerable communities in Goromonzi North to empower them through Economic Empowerment, Community Health Sanitation and Hygiene, and Agriculture and Infrastructure Development. The Foundation seeks to inspire, empower and guide people of all age groups who are faced with varying vulnerabilities that prevent them from realizing their full potential. He builds upon this goal in his 2018 publication Reflections, which focuses on forgiveness, goal-setting, stewardship, holding onto hope in spite of any hardships, adapting to the changes of life, trusting in God’s promises and timing, and much more.
In his free time, Ozias Bvute devotes himself to speaking at churches, schools, and other social gatherings while using his influential positions to spearhead new initiatives that make a positive impact in communities. His goal is to actively inspire people to dream big and pursue those dreams both in and out of the workplace, ensuring an environment where everyone can thrive and everyone has a say in the next plan of action. Ozias makes a concerted effort to build and manage relationships that are mutually beneficial with everyone who works with, around, and under, him.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS