Our team

Executive Board

Regional Coordinator Southern Africa

Ms. Alexa Gerrard

Director: Regional Offices

Administration & Service Desk

Ms. Stefanie Kulhanek

Office of the CEO

Events, Marketing, PR & Membership

Ms. Nikitta Vogl

Head of Competence Centre Events, Marketing and Membership

Ms. Nokwanda Kambuwa

Event Project Coordinator

Business Development

Ms. Zethu Zwane

Project Manager: Competence Centre Climate & Environment

Ms. Vera Massie

Project Manager - Water Management: Competence Centre Climate and Environment

Ms. Thululela Pupuma

Project Manager: Competence Centre Mining & Mineral Resources

Ms. Selleen Sewpershad

Head of Competence Centre Mining & Mineral Resources

Mr. Jens Hauser

Head of Competence Centre Climate & Environment;
H2 Scout – Green Hydrogen Hub Namibia & South Africa
Integrated expert supported by the Hydrogen Ramp-up Programme (H2Uppp), funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs & Climate Action (BMWK)

Mr. Rishel Dharmapall

Sector Expert- Circular Economy

Ms. Meghan Rossouw

Project Manager: Competence Centre Industry and Trade Fairs

CSR & Dual vocational training

Mr. Taurai Gumbo

Senior Lecturer: CATS/Office Administration Programme & Operations Manager

Ms. Gianna de Figueiredo

Training Coordinator

Cape Town office

Mr. Thomas Kallenbach

Senior Project Assistant

Accounting & Human Resources

Mr. Karabo Makenete

C.A.T.S. Intern (Finance)


Mr. Phumlani Mngomezulu

Technical Help desk