It is with great pleasure that ITI announces the appointment of Mr Daniel Ngwepe, as an executive member of its board of directors
Mr Ngwepe was appointed on 17 November 2022 and will be filling the vacancy left by the late Ebrahim Ebrahim, following his passing in 2021. Mr Ngwepe’s term as one of the five executive directors of ITI will formally start on the 1st of January 2023.
Daniel Ngwepe has an extensive background of over 25 years working in the public and private sectors, managing diverse issues and leading teams across various sectors and geographies.
He has built a record of achievement in the fields of payments technology, mining, public affairs, and diplomacy. He was a member of the foreign service for 13 years, contributing to the advancement of bilateral economic and political relations between South Africa and the United States. Until 2020, Daniel led Visa’s relations with policy makers and Central Bank regulators in Sub-Saharan Africa for nearly a decade. Daniel supports various social causes and serves on the boards of several organisations.
Furthermore, he serves as Senior Adviser for the PPGI, supporting an economic development partnership with Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator with the Public Private Growth Initiative. He is a graduate of the University of the North, the Gordon Institute of Business Science and has a Masters degree from Wits University.
The team at ITI welcome his appointment and look forward to his tenure and contribution as an executive director.