Mr. Mpilo Mbambisa
Member of the Board of Trustees
Member of the Board of Trustees – Independent Development Trust (IDT), August 2021 – to date.
Member of the following IDT Board Committees:-
Core Business, Programmes and Financial Sustainability
Social and Ethics Committee.
Lead: Implementing and Sustaining Urban Systems: Hatch (February 2017 to date).
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Mathematics): University of Transkei (1987).
Bachelor of Science in Engineering: University of Natal (1994).
Certificate of Management Studies: Reading University, UK (1996).
Certificate in Project Management: University of Fort Hare (1998).
Construction Management Programme: University of Stellenbosch (1999).
Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management: Graduate School of Business (University of Natal) (2003).
Executive Management Development Programme: University of Stellenbosch (2004).
Executive Leadership Development Programme: University of Pretoria (2007).
Certificate Programme in Management Development for Municipal Finance: Wits
Business School (2008) [Additional 4 modules completed in 2010].
City Manager: Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (2013 – October 2015).
Acting City Manager (Seconded by DLGTA): Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (2013).
Deputy Director-General: Department of Local Government and Traditional Affairs, EC (2012 – 2013).
Municipal Manager: Chris Hani District Municipality (2005 – 2012).
Director of Engineering Services: Chris Hani District Municipality (2002 – 2005).
Director of Planning and Engineering: Alfred Nzo District Municipality (2000 – 2002).
Deputy Director for Roads Department: Wild Coast District Council (1999 – 2000).
Central Region Civil Engineer: Department of Housing and Local Government (1998 – 1999).
East London Graduate Engineer: GIBB Africa (1997 – 1998).
United Kingdom Graduate Engineer: GIBB Limited, Reading, UK (1996 – 1997).
Durban Assistant Engineer’s Representative: HKS Law GIBB (1994 – 1996).
Board Member: Ikhala College Council (2008 – 2009).
Board Member: EWSETA (2011 – 2016).
Member of Audit and Risk Committee: EWSETA (2011 – 2016).
Graduate Member – Institute of Municipal Engineering (IMESA).