Profile: Lumko Mtimde
Lumko Mtimde

BSc (Chem & Physio), PG Dip in Telecoms & Info Policy

Appointed as a non-executive Director with effect from 1st March 2015 for a three year period.

He is the Chairperson of Technology, Policy and Regulatory Coordination Committee and is a member of the Human Resources, Nominations and Remuneration Committee, DTT ad hoc Committee and Social and Ethics Committee.

He has experience and skills of more than 20 years in corporate governance, executive business management, policy formulation and broadcasting. Mr. Mtimde has served as a Non-Executive Director in the SABC and is a former councillor of both the Independent Broadcasting Authority and ICASA.  Lumko Mtimde is the Chief Executive Officer of the Universal Service and Access Agency of South Africa (USAASA).

He is also a member of Media Advertising Information and Communication Technology Sector Education and Training Agency (MICT SETA) Board and Eastern Cape Information Initiative (ECITI) Board.