Mr Govender is the General Manager: Water and Environmental Operations within Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. Past Governing Board Member of the Inkomati-Usutu Catchment Management Agency. Eskom representative on the South African Strategic Water Partners Network and Chair of the Effluent and Waste Working Group. Past Non-Executive Director on the Board of Johannesburg Water (Pty) Ltd. Past Board Member of Rand Water. Past Member of the UNCEO Water Mandate Steering Committee. InnerLifeSkills (R) ILS Master Coach through Inner Life Skills Coaching International. Fellow and Certified Director with the Institute of Directors (SA). Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer with the Engineering Council of SA.