Independent non-executive director
BA Social Sciences, certified Project Management Professional (PMP®), PRINCE2®, AGILE and ITILL practitioner
Appointment to the boardAppointed in November 2018.
Committee membershipRisk, compliance and technology committee: Member
Nomination and governance committee: Member
Social, ethics and transformation committee: Member
External appointmentsAmanda is currently a non-executive director of MAC Consulting and of the NPO Donate-A-Piece, a founder and non-executive director of CloudLeap Technologies, an executive director of Modus Holdings, USWAYA Investment. Holdings and Leadership Development Strategies. She is also a non-executive director and member of the IT & Social and Ethics Committee of Grindrod Bank and Dynamic Visual Technologies.
Amanda, a highly accomplished technology executive, and a seasoned entrepreneur served as Barclay Africa's CIO before venturing to start Uyandiswa, a consulting firm where she is the CEO. Amanda brings more than 18 years of experience in technology and digital disruption to the board.
Uyandiswa, a firm she founded five years ago provides end-to-end project management and business consultancy services to the public and private sector in Southern Africa. She was, until recently, the Financial Services Director of JSE listed software firm Adapt IT. Amanda is a Wits University and Duke Corporate Education graduate and a certified Project Management Professional (PMP®), PRINCE2®, AGILE and ITILL practitioner.