Engineer Lewis Mukwada is the General Manager (CEO) of the National Railways of Zimbabwe. He holds a BSc. Honours degree in Mechanical Engineering (University of Zimbabwe), a Masters in Business Leadership(UNISA) and a MSc. in Project Management (University of Pretoria). He is a Fellow Members of the Zimbabwe Institution of Engineers.

Engineer Mukwada has over thirty years of railway experience, having worked in workshops, operations and corporate planning. Prior to his appointment to CEO Engineer Mukwada was the NRZ Technical Director. Within SARA Engineer Mukwada chaired the Technical committee for a number of years and currently chairs the newly formed Strategy Committee. Engineer Mukwada is married with three children.