Dr. Nandipha Toyota Ndudane is the Deputy Board Chairperson, the Human Resources and Remuneration Committee Chairperson and a Member of the Strategy Development and Investment Committee.
Dr Ndudane holds a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery (BVMCh) from the Medical University of Southern Africa, an MSc (Animal Pathology) from the Universiteit van Utrecht (The Netherlands) and a BSc. Agriculture (Animal Sc.) from the University of Fort Hare among others.
Dr Ndudane is currently the Principal at Tsolo Agriculture and Rural Development Institute (TARDI), an independent professional who is self-motivated with excellent research and writing capabilities with an ability to grow and foster positive relationships with clients and colleagues. She has held various positions over the years including that of being a Planning Commissioner in the Eastern Cape Planning Commission in the office of the Eastern Cape Premier, a Director in the Diagnostics & Advisory Services as well as the Livestock Production & Improvement and acting as the Chief Director in various divisions within the Eastern Cape Department of Rural Development & Agrarian Reform among others.
She currently serves on various Boards among them the Cape Wool South Africa and the South African Veterinary Council.