Transnet Online Integrated Report 2017
Market Demand Strategy (MDS) themes
  • Financial sustainability
  • Capacity creation and maintenance
  • Market segment competitiveness
  • Operational excellence
  • Human capital
  • Organisational readiness
  • Sound governance and ethics
  • Constructive stakeholder relations
  • Sustainable developmental outcomes
Sustainable Developmental Outcomes (SDOs)
  • Employment
  • Skills development
  • Industrial capability building
  • Investment leveraged
  • Regional integration
  • Transformation
  • Health and safety
  • Community development
  • Environmental stewardship
The Capitals
  • Financial Capital
  • Manufactured Capital
  • Intellectual Capital
  • Human Capital
  • Social and Relationship Capital

Our Group Leadership Team (GLT)

Prescribed officers
Extended Group Leadership supporting the Office of the GCE

Mr Siyabonga Gama

Group Chief Executive

Date of birth:

May 1967

Year of appointment:

1994

BCom (University of Swaziland), Certificate in Port Management (IHE, Delft); Advanced Executive Programme (City University of New York); Advanced Certificate in Port and Operations Management (Singapore Private Institute); Postgraduate Diploma in Company Direction; Banking Diploma Institute of Bankers (CAIB), Executive Development Program (Wharton); MBA (Stern, NYU).
Leadership, Logistics, Strategy, Finance, Operations, Business turnaround and Global Economy.

Mr Garry Pita

Chief Financial Officer

Date of birth:

May 1979

Year of appointment:

2006

BCom (University of the Witwatersrand); BAcc (Hons) (University of the Witwatersrand); CA(SA); Global Executive Development Programme (Gordon Institute of Business Science); Accounting and Auditing Professional Training Specialist Course.
Finance, Auditing, Management, Logistics, Strategy and Supply Chain.

Mr Mlamuli Buthelezi

Chief Operating Officer

Date of birth:

June 1965

Year of appointment:

2011

BSc (Mechanical Engineering); Higher Diploma Mechanical Engineering; MBL (UNISA).
Operations, Engineering and Leadership.

Mr Gert de Beer

Chief Business Development Officer

Date of birth:

1964

Year of appointment:

2016

BCompt; BCompt (Honours); CA (SA), M.Com (RAU).
Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Operations and Business Development.

Ms Disebo Moephuli

Chief Corporate and Regulatory Officer

Date of birth:

April 1964

Year of appointment:

2006

BA (Economics); MBA.
Management, Finance, Investment and Funding, and Risk Management.

Ms Makano Mosidi

Chief Information Officer

Date of birth:

January 1964

Year of appointment:

2016

BCom (Financial Accounting and Computer Science).
Information Technology.

Mr Krishna Reddy

Chief Capital Officer

Date of birth:

June 1971

Year of appointment:

1990

BSc Civil Engineering; BCom (Logistics).
Engineering and Project Management.

Nonkululeko Sishi

Chief Human Resources Officer

Date of birth:

June 1968

Year of appointment:

2012

BAdmin; Certificate in Labour Law; Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management; Certificate in Human Resources Management; Management Advanced Program (Harvard).
Human Resources and Management.

Mr Thamsanqa Jiyane

Chief Officer: Advanced Manufacturing

Date of birth:

May 1974

Year of appointment:

2001

BAdmin (Supply Chain, Operations Management); MBL (UNISA).
Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Business Management, Logistics Management, Leadership and Stakeholder Relations Management.

Ms Mmathabo Sukati

Date of birth:

7August 1969

Year of appointment:

2013

B Com, B Com (Honours in Accounting), Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting, Master of Business Administration (MBA), CA (SA).
Finance, Accounting, Auditing, Governance and Risk Management, Compliance Management, Performance Improvement.

Ms Shulami Qalinge

Group Executive: Strategy

Date of birth:

January 1971

Year of appointment:

1994

Qualifications: MBA (De Montfort University), Diploma in Industrial Engineering (Nelson Mandela University of Technology), Strategic Leadership Programme (Gordon Institute of Business Science), Breakthrough Programme for Senior Executives (International Institute for Management Development), Senior Executive Programme Africa (SEPA) (Harvard Business School).
Operations, Strategic Planning, Performance Monitoring and Diagnostic and Project Management.

Ms Nokuthula Khumalo

Group Company Secretary

Date of birth:

September 1970

Year of appointment:

2016

Admitted Attorney; BProc; LLM (Environmental Law) 1995.
Strategy, Corporate Governance, Litigation, Contract Negotiation, Risk Management and Public Policy.