Ismet Amod

National Diploma in Civil Engineering

Appointed: 21 January 2019

Nationality: South African

Expertise and experience:

Having spent several years in the industry, Mr Amod completed various entrepreneurship business courses before joining a food ingredient business as a managing director. During that period, he was appointed to take charge of a subsidiary in the Sekunjalo Investment group that dealt in medical devices, and equipment.

Drawing on his engineering background, he oversaw the design, construction and project management of a new biopharmaceutical facility, ensuring that it met international Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) specification.

His operational experience spans a period of 32 years that covers diverse industries.

Major directorships: Siemens (Pty) Ltd, Bioclones (Pty) Ltd, Ribotech (Pty) Ltd, Sekunjalo Independent Media Consortium Two (Pty) Ltd and Independent Media (Pty) Ltd.