SIMEP leading the way
SIMEP is wholly owned by historically disadvantaged South Africans (HDSA). The company management comprises of highly experienced engineering professionals. The Managing Director assisted by the executive members is responsible for day-to-day management of the company.
SIMEP is a Level 1 B-BBEE contributor. The company is 100 % owned by a historically disadvantaged South Africans (HDSA). As a company, we seek to maintain the current status by ensuring that a diverse team is appointed in all levels of management. We are also committed to doing business with B-BBEE compliant and accredited businesses.
- Mbuso Dubazane -
Founder and currently serving as a Managing Director of SIMEP. Mr Dubazane graduated with a BSc. Mechanical Engineering degree from University of KwaZulu-Natal and M.Eng degree from University of Johannesburg. He has also completed MDP from University of Pretoria.
Prior to embarking on a journey as an entrepreneur Mr Dubazane has worked for over 10 years as an engineer in a number of companies including Toyota (S.A), Eskom and Exxaro Resources. Mr Dubazane is registered as a professional engineer with ECSA, a member of South African Institute of Mechanical Engineers (SAIMechE) and also holds a GCC (Mines & Works) certificate. Mbuso is passionate about people, customer satisfaction, youth, skills development, technology and innovation.
- Sihle Qwabe -
Appointed as Director (Projects) at SIMEP. Mr Qwabe graduated with a M.Sc. Electrical Engineering degree from University of KwaZulu-Natal, a BSc (Hons) Management of Technology from University of Pretoria and received his MBA degree from the University of Stellenbosch in 2017.
Mr Qwabe has over 10 years of work experience in different organizations such as; Richards Bay Minerals, Eskom and Exxaro Resources. He is registered with ECSA and is also a committee member. He is also a member of South African Institute of Electrical Engineers (SAIEE).
- Siphamandla Chiliza -
Appointed as Director (Engineering) at SIMEP. Mr Chiliza graduated with a BSc Electrical Engineering degree from University of KwaZulu-Natal. Mr Chiliza has over 10 years of experience as an engineer in the field of Control and Instrumentation. He worked for a number of companies including Eskom and BHP Billiton.
He is registered with ECSA and also holds a GCC (Factories) certificate. He is a member of National Executive Committee of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE).
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