Executive Committee (ExCo)

The duties of the Executive Committee (ExCo) are to dispose of matters determined by the Council. The ExCo’s terms of reference and decision-making power for each matter referred, are decided by NACI. The ExCo meets every month.

The Executive Committee members for the term 2015-2019 are:

Prof. Cheryl de la Rey

Prof. De La Rey is the Vice-chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria

Mr Dhesigen Naidoo

Chief Executive Officer
Water Research Commission (WRC)

Mr Garth Strachan

Deputy Director-General: Industrial Development Division
Department of Trade and Industry (the dti)

Prof. Jennifer Thomson

Emeritus Professor: Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of Cape Town (UCT)