Matimba Mbungela

Human Resources Executive, EMEA & APAC
Vodafone Group

Matimba Mbungela ( age 40) was born and bred in deep rural Bushbuckridge, and area which is in close proximity of the famous Kruger National Park in South Africa. He is a talented, passionate, experienced and well rounded HR practitioner with extensive emerging markets experience across Africa, Asia Pacific and the Middle East whilst based in the UK(London).

Educational Background
Attended all his primary and secondary education in rural South Africa, completed high school at age of 15 went on to complete his junior degree( Bachelor of Administration) at the University of Venda at the age of 18. Further studied at the University of Cape Town to complete a Post Graduate Diploma in HR and completed an MBA degree at the University of Natal.

Work Experience
Matimba's career started in the Government in 1991 and went on to work for different leading companies in South Africa, including Unilever, BMW and Vodacom. He has played significant key roles in these companies and he has deep passion of managing & developing talent. In his latest role he is responsible for driving Organisational Effectiveness and Change for the EMEA&APAC Region in Vodafone.