The Board of Directors consists of ten directors, appointed on three-year terms by the Minister of Higher Education, Training and Innovation, as per Section 9 of the VET Act, subject to Section 15 of the Public Enterprises Governance Act, as follows: five members nominated by employer representatives on the Labour Advisory Council; two members nominated by trade union representatives on the Labour Advisory Council; three members representing the government; and a member of the Namibia Qualifications Authority (NQA) Council.

In line with the NamCode, the Chairperson is an independent, non-executive director. The line Minister appointed Mr. Amon Ngavetene as the chairperson, deputised by Dr. Raimo Naanda. 

 

Board of Directors

Amon
Ngavetene

Chairperson

Dr. Raimo
Naanda

Dep. Chair & SACC Chair

Michelle
Erlank

Member & NTFC Chair

Matheus
Haakuria

Member

Griffort
Beukes

Member & HRC

Barbara van
der Westhuizen

Member & HRC Chair

Maryke
Kröhne

Member & HRC

Petrina
Nghidengwa

Member & SACC

Member

Henry
Bruwer

Member

Muvatera
Ndjoze-Siririka

Acting CEO

Member

Board Committees & Councils

The non-executive directors are appointed to Board committees and councils based on their qualifications and expertise. Board committees and councils operate under Board-approved terms of reference, which are updated regularly to keep abreast of developments in corporate law and governance best practices. The Board delegated certain functions to its committees and councils, which constitute an important element in the governance process.

The following board councils and committees are in place: a) Human Resources Committee (HRC); b) National Training Fund Council (NTFC); and c) Standards, Assessment and Certification Council (SACC).

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