Engineer Alois F M Gowo holds B Sc and M Sc degrees in civil engineering. His area of specialty is structural engineering. He is a Fellow of the Zimbabwe Institution of Engineers. His key competency areas include general management of engineering and manufacturing companies, engineering project management as well as strategic planning and implementation. His work experience includes stints as Structural Engineer in Massachusetts, USA. Engineer Gowo joined Zisco Steel in 1984 as a Civil Engineer, then Manager Project and Development rising to become its Group Chief Executive in 2008, a position he holds to date.
Engineer Gowo has also gone into farming.