Speaker Bio

Nozipho Mdawe


Chief Executive Officer

Ms Nozipho Portia Mdawe was appointed as permanent CE of AT NS on 1 April 2022. She is the second black African woman to be appointed in this role within the company, marking a significant and historic milestone in the South African aviation history.

With over twenty-eight (28) years of professional working experience, Ms Mdawe has a strong history of orchestrating operational excellence in the Freight, Maritime, Aviation, Mining, Logistics and Supply Chain industries.

Ms Mdawe holds an MBA degree, and has completed the following qualifications: Global Executive Development Program; Advanced Strategic Management Program; Transnet Executive Women Development Program in Operations & Logistics Management and Management Advanced Program.