Ms. Nandipha Sibongile Nwabisa Bam

a) SDIC Member

b) HRRC Member

c) Non-Executive Director

Nandipha Bam is currently  Ntinga Board member with the B Comm. Honours, she has over 17 years’ experience in the Economic Development sector specialising in the development of rural SMMEs, Local Economic Development and Trade and Investment promotion at provincial and local government level. She served for 10 years as a senior manager responsible for local economic development in a District municipality and for 4 years in a municipal entity as an accounting officer and an executive director.

She also served for 3 years in the National Small Business Advisory Council which advised the Minister of Trade and Industry on issues relating to SMME’s. She is passionate about rural economic development, trade and investment promotion and business incubation. She has served on the Boards and Audit committees of furniture, wood-products and agro-manufacturing business incubators for a number of years. She has received training in South Africa, Malaysia, and China and has participated in study tours to India, Sweden, USA, Singapore and Canada.