Themba Mthethwa 

Non-Executive Director

Themba Mthethwa is a career Ombud. As a Human Rights Attorney with over 20 years of legal experience and a versatile executive with a penchant for BEE activism, he has an impressive array of academic credentials and career successes in local government and State-owned entities.Theo started her career within the Unilever Group in South Africa as part of the Management Trainee Programme. She continued her career in marketing working for a multitude of organizations across different industries as follows: South African Breweries (alcoholic beverages), Kimberly Clark SA (FMCG), Novo Nordisk SA (pharmaceutical), Vodacom (telecoms) and Tiger Brands (FMCG).Faith's values are integrity; trustworthiness; humility; respect; and sharing.

Themba has been appointed as a Board Member of various entities. He served as General Counsel of the Port Authority of South Africa and represented the Port Authority in various Department of Transport committees. Themba also served as a Special Advisor to former eThekwini City Manager, Dr. Sutcliffe, as an Executive in various entities, and as legal Executive for the City of Cape Town including being the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the South African Local Government Association, Chief Executive Officer of the Public Protector South Africa ('PPSA") for six years and assisted in the creation of the Health and Military ombuds offices in South Africa.

Mr. Mthethwa has a Master's in Business Administration (MBA) from Wits Business School, University of the Witwatersrand. and currently a part-time Coach on Leadership for Wits Business School MBA students and university OMBUD at the University of KwaZulu Natal. He is currently the chair of Velokhaya cycling academy, an NPO determined to install a cycling culture in rural and township youth.