Nompi is a Chartered Accountant (SA), Certified Director and Professional Coach. She is a finance professional with more than 20 years experience working at organisations such as the Industrial Development Corporation of SA (IDC), the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), Nedbank Ltd and the National Empowerment Fund. She was Chief Financial Officer of a non profit company, New Leaders Foundation, before joining SEF as the Chief Strategy and Implementation Officer. She serves on a few Boards of Directors, including a role as Chairman of the Finance & Audit Committee of the Board of the Centre for Environmental Rights.
Nompi has been a Post-graduate student in Design Thinking and Innovation and enjoys contributing to corporate strategy, social and environmental sustainability and the optimisation of financial, governance and supporting environments. She has a love of the arts and people development, and of the SA official languages, she is most fluent in English and Isizulu.