Tadala (Peggy) Chinkwezule

Tadala Peggy Chinkwezule is a prominent Malawian lawyer with a decade of legal practice experience,  recognized for her notable achievements and contributions to various fields. Holding a Masters Degree in Human Rights and Democratisation from the University of Pretoria, along with a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Malawi, she has also obtained certifications in Corporate Governance and Business Development and Entrepreneurship.

Currently serving as the Legal Services Manager for AHL Group PLC and Company Secretary for AHL Commodities Exchange, Tadala is actively engaged in legal discourse through her weekly column “The Legal Hub” in the Malawian Sunday Times. She has authored several articles addressing corporate governance and legal services, showcasing her expertise in the legal domain.

Tadala’s contributions extend beyond legal practice, as she has been recognized as a speaker at conferences and honoured as one of the 100 Women Lawyers of 2021 by Courtroom Mail. She is actively involved in mentorship programs for youth and has played a pivotal role in the growth of small and medium businesses in Malawi through Estac Events, a firm she founded.

In addition to her professional endeavors, Tadala is a committed wife to Esau and a devoted mother to their two children, Joshua and Ruth. Her dedication to legal excellence, mentorship, and community development reflects her multifaceted contributions to society.

Location: Malawi
Job: Legal Services Manager and Company Secretary, Export Development Fund
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