Mr Thabo Manyoni

Mr Thabo Moses Manyoni
Chairperson of the MDB Board
Mr Manyoni holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, a diploma in business management and a certificate in executive leadership. He has an extensive experience in the public service, especially at local government level. Apart from having worked for the Independent Electoral Commission for four years, he has been a municipal manager for two municipalities over consecutive periods of four years. He was also an executive mayor of Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality, during which period he served as the national chairperson of SALGA and the vice president of the United Cities and Local Government in Africa. He has experience of serving in the provincial and national spheres as well. He was a Member of the Executive Council over a period of three years during which he also served as acting Premier. At a national level he has served as a Member of Parliament.