Project Manager, Gauteng Infrastructure Financing Agency
Ms. Noxolo Mtembu is a Sector Specialist with extensive experience in Renewable Energy and the Climate Change Mitigation. She holds Bachelors, Honors and Post Graduate degrees in the Environmental Sciences from WITS University; and is completing her Master’s Degree with the University of Cambridge (UK). She began her career in the construction sector finally fulfilling the position of Group Environmental Manager at Basil Read. At the Department of Economic Development she headed up the Green Economy Programme Management Office (PMO), this office was tasked with implementation of the Green Economy Strategy for Gauteng. The PMO was tasked with conceptualizing of key economic infrastructure for green economy projects and creating employment opportunities in the Green Economy sector through Innovation and market interventions. Currently, she manages the Alternative Waste Treatment Technologies Projects for Gauteng and Alternative and Renewable Energy Projects at the Gauteng Infrastructure Financing Agency (GIFA). The GIFA support local government and departments in preparing, financing and implementation of key Economic infrastructure Projects in the Gauteng Province.