Dr Kavila is a Deputy Director in the Economic Research Division of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, responsible for Policy Research, Modelling and Publications.
He joined the Central Bank in 1989 as an Assistant Economist and rose through the ranks to his current position. He holds a Doctor of Commerce degree in Economics from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (RSA); Master of Science and Bachelor of Science (Honours) degrees in Economics from the University of Zimbabwe. Dr Kavila is an accredited Fellow of the Macroeconomic and Financial Management Institute of Eastern and Southern Africa (MEFMI) in Financial Programming and Policies. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Fintrust Pension Fund.