Has a wealth of cultural experience having lived in several African countries during his time in exile. He is an Electrical and Electronics Engineer, specialized in communications and computers which he attained at Kingston University, England. He has been involved with the implementation of major IT systems with several banks for 20 years and specializes in IT, Communications and Networking. He has vast experience in motivating staff and has acted as a change agent for the introduction and implementation of new processes with previous organizations where he held senior managerial positions.
Involved with skills training and management development programmes for the past 12 years. He has held senior positions with leading retail organizations in South Africa, United Kingdom and the Middle East. He has worked with the Department of Labour and several SETAs in the areas of functional skills development and learnership training. Jean is a qualified facilitator, constituent assessor & moderator with Service SETA. He has a Masters degree in Marketing from Manchester University, U.K., an MBA from Brunel University, London and is a member of the Institute of Business Advisors of South Africa.
Raised and educated in Zambia and attained her Law Degree at the University of Lesotho. She lived and worked in Johannesburg and left employment to start business in Thaba Nchu where she co-owned and managed two businesses. During that time, she was Chairperson of SAWENA. She enrolled with the University of the Free State to further her post graduate studies but could not continue due to financial constraints, forcing her to open her own consulting company. Olive was a productivity coach on the Productive Capacity Building Programme (PCBP) for SMMEs and since 2006 has been involved in subsistence farming and runs a debt counseling business.
Runs a successful electrical consulting business for the past 18 years. he is passionate about empowering young peoples. He has attained Pr Eng, Pr. CPM, PMP, MBL and is a Green Star Accredited Professional. He is involved a mentoring young engineer.
Competence is in Business Management, Financial Management, Assurance, Leadership development, Strategy and Coaching. He has gained experience in Blue Chip organizations in Lesotho as an Executive, this exposure has enabled him to impart knowledge in young and growing leaders. Other than being executive in the top companies within Lesotho he has been a serial entrepreneur from early days and currently owns a portfolio of business investments in Sanitation, Property, Hospitality, Technology solutions and Including Business consultancy.
N.N.Kalidass a Professional Member, SASQ and Board Member, MRTT has over 35 years of experience in various industries and has been involved in Quality, Health & Safety, Environmental and Food Safety Management Systems. He has worked in sugar, tea and rice production in KwaZulu Natal, Mpumalanga, Limpopo, Swaziland, Nigeria and Zambia. He also provides SMME training and support in the SADC region. Professional Member of the Southern African Society for Quality.