Bachelor of Science, Chancellor College, Zomba, Malawi, 1975. Diploma in accounting, Southampton (England) College of Technology, 1978. Diploma in accounting, Slough College, Buckinghamshire, England, 1980.
Trainee accounting Portland Cement Company, Blantyre, Malawi, 1975-1977. Systems accountant Air Malawi Ltd., 1977-1979, expenditure accountant, 1979-1984. Deputy group accountant Mandala Ltd. division African Lakes Corporation, since 1984.
Married Anastasia Maliwichi, October 25, 1975. Children: Angela, Alan, Yamiko, Trinitas, Lewis, Vanessa.