Dr Mthandazo Ngwenya


Dr Ngwenya is an international consultant and senior business executive with expertise in leadership, strategy, economic development, social development, finance and corporate governance. He has several years of experience of leading teams of engineers and investment and socio-economic development experts to design and implement projects in more than 20 countries. He has served as Managing Director at Bigen Africa Group, an infrastructure, project finance and development advisory firm, and as Africa Director of Intellecap Advisory Services, a global investment banking and impact investor, raising and investing large impact funds. He has written and presented conference articles, featured in various publications and appeared on television and in radio interviews discussing topical issues related to business, sustainable development and politics through various international media outlets.

Dr Ngwenya holds a Ph.D. in Law from the University of South Africa, a Master of Laws degree from Queen Mary College at the University of London, an MSc finance degree, an MBA finance specialism degree from Edinburgh and he is a Chartered Company Secretary (FCIS). He has completed the University of Oxford Executive Leadership Programme and Public-Private Partnership training. Dr Ngwenya has made significant contributions recently to the principles of international blended financing regulations as a member of the senior advisory group of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in France.