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SANParks Board

The South African National Park’s Board is the highest decision making body of SANParks appointed by the Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism.

Members of the Board

  • Ms J Yawitch - Chairperson
  • Dr K Njobe
  • Dr CG Olver
  • Ms F Futwa
  • Ms BD Ferguson
  • Mr M India
  • Mr L Zitha
  • Dr M Matlou
  • Dr N Mzilikazi
  • Ms T Semane
  • Ms JE McCourt
  • Mr F Mketeni (SANParks Chief Executive Officer)
  • Mr R Mahabeer (SANParks Chief Financial Officer)

SANParks Executive Management

The Executive Directors and Heads of Departments handle the day-to-day management of the organisation.

  • Fundisile Mketeni

    Fundisile Mketeni

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Rajesh Mahabeer

    Rajesh Mahabeer

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Lize McCourt

    Lize McCourt

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Glenn Phillips

    Glenn Phillips

    Managing Executive:
    Kruger National Park

  • Hapiloe Sello

    Hapiloe Sello

    Managing Executive:
    Tourism & Marketing

  • Property Mokoena

    Property Mokoena

    Managing Executive:

  • Dr Mike Knight

    Dr Mike Knight

    Acting Managing Executive:
    Conservation Services

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