The Pearce McComish Tarabuku Architects’ drawing office is made up of Mbiri Mbiriyabveka (who is also the Drawing Office Manager), Jabulani Gwanzura and Allen Chiremba. This is a capable team of technicians whose joint experience boasts a vast body of work and time.


Mbiri Mbririyabveka | Senior Architectural Technician

National Diploma in Architectural Technology

Over 20 years’ experience with the practice, his experience includes extensive work on Eastgate Shopping & Office Complex in Harare. Highly competent in Computer Aided Design (CAD); conceptualization, graphics and modeling. His experience includes extensive work on Eastgate Shopping and Office Complex, 101 Union Avenue Office Complex, 105 Robert Mugabe Road Cinema and Food Court Complex, Borrowdale Brooke Retirement Village Housing Scheme, US Embassy PAO, all in Harare, International School of Maputo, International School of Dakar and the Church of Latter Day Saints projects in Bulawayo, Gweru and Kwekwe.

Jabulani Gwanzura | Architectural Technologist

Diploma – Architecture and Town Planning – Ion Mincu Institute Bucharest, Romania. 1978-81, Higher National Certificate in Architectural Technology, Harare Polytechnic 1985-1986

Over 35 years’ experience with the practice, including extensive work on Chinhoyi Provincial Hospital. Competent on CAD. Born in Zimbabwe, he started work at Evan O. Williams Architects in 1982 then moved to the Ministry of Public Construction and National Housing for 3 years working on a number of secondary schools across the country. From there he moved to Whelan Associates where duties included the supervision of the design and construction works in major national institutions and site management for Manzil Investment Housing Project in Northwood. In 1990 he joined Pearce Partnership and was involved largely in the construction of medical, educational and commercial institutions under Pearce McComish Tarabuku Architects


Allen Chiremba | Architectural Technician

National Certificate in Draughting and Design Technology, Harare Polytechnic 2006-2008

5 of 7 years’ experience with the practice. Born in Zimbabwe, he started work at Nestle Zimbabwe in 2006 as a draughtsperson involved in machinery drawings, updating Key Factory Drawings and involved with the engineering department. In 2010, he joined Pearce McComish Tarabuku Architects. While at the firm, he did extensive work on Gateway High School Swimming Pool addition, Gateway Primary School, Total Zimbabwe Service Stations, CABS New Branches, commercial and retail buildings. , He is highly proficient in AutoCAD.