The Manufacturing Indaba Steering Committee comprises the following experts in the manufacturing sector in South Africa who help to collate the content relating to the conference to ensure pertinent issues are discussed during the event that impact on the manufacturers:


Deputy Director General, Industrial Development Division

Department of Trade and Industry

Philippa Rodseth

Executive Director

Manufacturing Circle

Liz Hart

Managing Director

The Manufacturing Indaba

Nitin Gunga

Director: Special Projects, Industrial Development Division

Department of Trade & Industry



National Cleaner Production Centre South Africa (NCPC-SA)

Beeuwen Gerryts

Chief Director: Technology, Localisation, Beneficiation & Advanced Manufacturing

Department of Science and Technology

Saul Levin

Executive Director

Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS)