Sifiso Mtsweni
Executive Chairperson
He has a qualification in sports management and a short course in SMME Management and Project Management. He has extensive experience in youth development related areas with a specific focus on politics, sport and economic development, especially on SMME development. He holds significant public sector experience and his clients and projects that he has overseen and mentored have gone on to receive numerous awards. As the NYDA Executive Chairperson, he has championed new and innovative youth development proposals including the reduction of work experience in order to enhance employability and has undertaken to redefine the accessibility and reach of NYDA. He has served in the leadership of various youth formations including COSAS, SASCO and the ANCYL where he now serves as an NEC member.