Prof. Raymond Nkando
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 Committee.
Social and Ethics.
Board Member and Trustee: Arupa Education Trust (November 2016 to date).
Founding Director: QualConsul QS.
MBA cum laude: University of Witwatersrand Business School (1997 – 1999).
PhD in Construction Management: University of Reading (1988 – 1991).
MSc in Construction Management: Ahmadu Bello University (1986 – 1988).
BScHons in Quantity Surveying: Ahmadu Bello University (1981 – 1985).
Visiting Professor, subsequently Honorary Visiting Professor (August 2006 – 2009)
Director: LDM JHB Inc. Quantity Surveyors (August 2006 – December 2008).
Executive Dean, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (FEBE): (December 1999 – December 2000).
Administrative Officer (Part-time: Finance Department: University of South Africa (December 2001 – July 2006).
Chairperson: Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) (2008 – 2010).
Member of Panel of Experts: Council for the Built Environment (CBE) (From 2009).
President: South African Council for the Quantity Surveying Profession (October 2005 – September 2009).
President: South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (October 2009 – March 2014).
Fellow of SA University Vice Chancellors Association/ American Council on Education, Aug/Sept 2003: Internship at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA. USA, with President: Dr Roseann Runte.
Old Mutual Medal award for the best graduating MBA part-time student, 2000.
Cited on the Dean’s List, MBA programme, Wits Business School (every quarter from 2nd quarter 1997 to 2nd quarter 1999).
Recipient of the meritorious Commonwealth Scholarship for PhD study (1988 – 1991).
Best all-round student award in the Faculty of Engineering: Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1985).
Appointment into Ministerial Advisory Committee by Minister of Social Development from October 2013 to December 2014.
Quantity surveying competencies.
Construction Cost Management Competencies.
Construction Project Management Competencies.
Built Environment Research Competencies.
Education (Teaching and research supervision – 6 PhDs to date).