Excel Elevators is a Zimbabwean Company whose business is the installation and maintenance of vertical moving products including but not limited to elevators and escalators. A Company that has been in existence since 2013, Excel has at its helm directors and management with years of professional experience. The team has managed to navigate the ship in turbulent waters to be counted among the best lift companies in the country.

    Directors Brief

Engineer Ivan Kuziwa Savala

The Company is headed by Engineer Ivan Kuziwa Savala as the Managing Director and also shareholder. Ivan is a mechanical and manufacturing engineer who holds a degree in Mechanical and Production Engineering from the University of Zimbabwe and a Masters degree in advanced manufacturing systems from Brunel University in (UK). A fellow of the Zimbabwe Institute of Engineers (Z.I.E), Ivan has worked for such companies as BICC CAFCA, Tube and Pipe Industries, Hastt, FSI Agricom Holdings and Accolade Holdings in sch capacities as Mechanical Engineer, Process Engineer, Technical Executive, Managing Director and Group Managing Director. Engineer Savala has acclimatized himself with the lifts industry and has been awarded a NSSA responsible license to be in charge of all elevator safety issues within Excel. He has been trained on the SJEC and SUS brand of lifts and continues to equip himself on new technological trends in the lifts industry




Gaylord Baudi (Executive Director – Commercial)

Gaylord is a holder of a Bachelor of Business Administration-Marketing (BBA) (IMM - SA), Diploma in Marketing (IMM- SA) and Certificate in project management. An entrepreneur of note, Gaylord has spearheaded the acquisition and mergers of many companies and has worked in positions of General Manager, Business Development Executive, Marketing Director, and Chief Operations Officer for such Corporates as Carguard, Zimflooring, Costain Africa, Accolade Holdings, and Eleco. Her wide experience in the corporate world has rewarded her by being awarded the ZNCC - WECA Women in Construction winner for 2017. She sits on a number of Boards, member of the Institute of Directors of Zimbabwe (IoDZ) and a fellow of the Marketers Association of Zimbabwe (MAZ)




Alexander Tapiwa Baudi (Executive Director – Finance and Administration)

Alexander is a holder of a Bachelor of Accounting Science degree from University of South Africa (UNISA). He has 7 years experience in Auditing, Accounting and Taxation across a broad spectrum of industries encompassing construction, manufacturing, retail and I.C.T. A member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Zimbabwe (ICAZ), Alexander has brought to the Excel team a wealth of Financial and Cost Accounting deficiencies.