Mr. Mzimkulu Msiwa

a) Strategy, Development & Investment Committee (SDIC) – Chairperson

b) Audit & Risk Committee Member

c) Non-Executive Director

Mr. Mzimkulu Msiwa is Professional Engineer registered with the Engineering Council of South Africa – with Master of Business Leadership(MBL); Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and thirty-eight years work experience.

He retired in August 2011 as the Chief Executive of Umgeni Water. Prior to this, he was Director of Programme Management and Support at the Independent Development Trust (IDT).  Mr Mzimkulu Msiwa has sixteen (16) years experience in Local Government, which includes six (6) years as City Engineer of Umtata (now part of King Sabata Dalindyebo Municipality in O.R. Tambo District Municipality) and six (6) years as City Engineer for the Port Elizabeth Municipality (now Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality).

Most of Mr Mzimkulu Msiwa’s experience has been in managerial positions.  At the helm of a large water utility, with an annual turnover exceeding R1.5 billion,  capital infrastructure programme exceeding R3 billion and balance-sheet strength exceeding R4 billion, Mzimkulu Msiwa is seasoned in implementing strategy to ensure the success of a public utility.

Mzimkulu Msiwa has developed credibility and respect as a sector leader with collaborators, and with local, provincial and national government departments.