Nonhlanhla Jali

NoniNonhlanhla Jali (Noni) is a consummate professional global business development, operations and logistics management expert and consultant who has held director positions.

Noni holds a Masters degree from the George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA (the South African equivalent of MA in Transport Economics); a Bachelor of Arts from the Fort Hare University, Alice, South Africa and undertook a management advancement programme with the Wits Business School, Johannesburg, South Africa. She is a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), by APICS, the world leading professional association for supply chain and operations management.

Noni has worked as Director of Corporate Services; Strategic Projects; and Operations with Achievement Awards Group in Cape Town. Earlier professional experiences included as Urban Transportation Consultant with the World Bank Group, Washington DC, USA as well as Design Consultant and Employee Recognition Consultant. She worked as Recognition Manager for the Nedcor Bank Group, Johannesburg; Business Analyst at the National Ports Authority, Durban; and Market Analyst for Eskom, South Africa.

In her leadership roles, Noni serves as member Board of Directors and Executive Committee, Achievement Awards Group. She is a Trustee, Board of Trustees for Mhani Gingi, a social entrepreneurship NPO.

Membership of professional bodies includes: Association for Operations Management of Southern Africa (SAPICS); Association of Operations Management (APICS); Institute of Directors, South Africa; Black Management Forum.