SPEAKERS

Hon. Mkhacani Joseph Maswanganyi

Minister
Department of Transport
South Africa

Honourable Chibuike Amaechi

Minister
Federal Ministry of Transportation
Nigeria

Adv Phyllis Motsatsi Difeto

Chief Operations Officer
Transnet National Ports Authority
South Africa

Samson Bhuza

Director: Operations
National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ)
Zimbabwe

Jonathan Duvel

Principal Track Engineer
Transnet Freight Rail
South Africa

Tino Gabryk

National Maintenance Operations Manager, Engineering Services
PRASA
South Africa

Andrea Giuricin

Chief Executive Officer
TRA Consulting and Managing Director, CRIET – Transport, University Milan
Italy

Kevin Holloway

President,
Rail Road Association of South Africa
South Africa

Renaire Huntley

Executive in the Office of the Chief Executive Officer
Rail Safety Regulator
South Africa

Apollo Kashanku

Principal Transport Economist
Ministry of Works & Transport
Uganda

Victor Kgomoeswana

Author and African Business Specialist
South Africa

Tshepo Kgobe

Senior Executive Manager: Technical
Gautrain Management Agency
South Africa

Betram Kiswaga

Deputy Managing Director,
Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA)
Tanzania

Sipho Khumalo

CEO
Cross-Border Road Transport Agency (C-BRTA)
South Africa

Bongani Mankewu

Convener
Railway Infrastructure Secretariat (RIS)
South Africa

Nozhipo Mdawe

Secretary General
PMAESA
Kenya

Brian Monakali

Chairperson
South African Heavy Haul Association (SAHHA)
South Africa

Fred Mwila

Technical Manager (Projects)
Zambia Railways Limited
Zambia

William Petty

Regional Director: Africa
International Road Transport Union (IRU)
Switzerland

Ravi Pillay

Executive Manager: Contract Management
Gautrain Management Agency
South Africa

Nkululeko Poya

Chief Executive Officer
Rail Safety Regulator (RSR)
South Africa

Davies Pwele

Acting General Manager, International Business Development
Development Bank of Southern Africa
South Africa

Justice Ramontsho

Director Operations & Engineering
Botswana Railways
Botswana

Mogokare Richard Seleke

Director-General
Department of Public Enterprises
South Africa

Craig Taylor

Regional Sales Director: Vertical Market
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
South Africa

Jack van der Merwe

Chief Executive Officer
Gautrain Management Agency
South Africa

Frederik Verhoef

Regional Director – EMEA, Asset Performance
Bentley Systems
South Africa

ADVISORY BOARD