OUR TEAM

Thendo Ratshitanga – Head: Agriculture

Masters of Management (MM) – University of the Witwatersrand (Wits);
Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Policy and Development Management – Wits;
Certificate in Programme Management Development – University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS);
Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship – GIBS

Thendo is currently the Head of Agriculture at Simeka Capital Holdings; a board member of the Gauteng Enterprise Propeller; trustee of the Adcorp Employee Benefit Scheme; owner of Wa Gono Investments and part owner of Rooftop Roots, an urban Agriculture initiative farming on rooftops in Johannesburg.

Thendo previously served as Chairman and CEO of Tshirundu Communications (holding company for Simeka TWS and Graphicor). He was an Executive Director of Adcorp Holdings, a Johannesburg Security Exchange listed company and Chairman of Adcorp Communications Solutions. Between 1997 and 2003 Ratshitanga held several positions in the legislature and provincial government of Gauteng (South Africa), including as Programme Director of the Legislature; Provincial Manager of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP); Advisor to the Speaker; Speechwriter for the Premier; and Director of Policy Development.

Thendo Ratshitanga – Head Agriculture

Masters of Management (MM) – University of the Witwatersrand (Wits);
Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Policy and Development Management – Wits;
Certificate in Programme Management Development – University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS);
Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship – GIBS

Thendo is currently the Head of Agriculture at Simeka Capital Holdings; a board member of the Gauteng Enterprise Propeller; trustee of the Adcorp Employee Benefit Scheme; owner of Wa Gono Investments and part owner of Rooftop Roots, an urban Agriculture initiative farming on rooftops in Johannesburg.

Thendo previously served as Chairman and CEO of Tshirundu Communications (holding company for Simeka TWS and Graphicor). He was an Executive Director of Adcorp Holdings, a Johannesburg Security Exchange listed company and Chairman of Adcorp Communications Solutions. Between 1997 and 2003 Ratshitanga held several positions in the legislature and provincial government of Gauteng (South Africa), including as Programme Director of the Legislature; Provincial Manager of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP); Advisor to the Speaker; Speechwriter for the Premier; and Director of Policy Development.

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