Trustees

Duncan Pringle Chairman
Peter Crundwell Vice-Chairman
S'bu Sangweni Trustee
Mackie Nyamazana Trustee
Joy Ndlovu Trustee

 

    Duncan Pringle - Chairman    

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Duncan Pringle lives in Hillcrest in KwaZulu-Natal and is married with two children. He is an agricultural economist with 30 years experience in agribusiness development and development finance.

He is currently Managing Director of Andisa Agri and Chairman of Siyakhula Sonke Trust. Duncan has previously held positions of Head Agri Business South Africa for Phatisa, specialising in AgriBEE transaction advisory and Divisional Manager: Agri Business, Ithala Development Finance Corporation SA. He also consults to the World Bank.

Duncan has served on a number of Boards of agricultural companies, development Trusts and community Trusts in positions as Chair, Vice-Chair, Chairman of the audit committee and non-executive Director. He has managed and participated in assignments and transactions in 13 African countries and applies his experience and knowledge of development finance and enterprise development towards the growth and development of those that Siyakhula Sonke Trust aims to assist.

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    Rev Peter Crundwell - Vice- Chairman   

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Peter Crundwell is a retired Methodist minister. He was born in Cape Town but moved up to beautiful Kwazulu Natal in 1992 to be chaplain of Kearsney College. After time at Kearsney he was appointed minister at Kloof Methodist for 14 years. He has now actively retired and lives with his wife, Priscilla, in Hillcrest. They have four children and eleven grandchildren and enjoy spending time with them both locally and overseas.

Peter trained as a teacher at the University of Cape Town. After his call to ministry he studied in the UK for his theological degree.

He is passionate about seeing people’s lives changed through the gospel and uplifting those who have been afflicted by poverty. He loves painting, reading, gardening, walking and writing. He also likes playing the trumpet [badly].

Peter has been involved with Siyakhula Sonke since its inception. After a number of misfires with different approaches he is thrilled that they have now found the approach that works successfully to meet the need for economic empowerment of those in this part of Kwazulu Natal. There has been exciting growth in the past few years and he believes God will continue to prosper this work even more in the future.

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    S'bu Sangweni - Trustee    

Sibusiso Zwelakhe Sangweni  (S'bu) was born and bred in Dundee, Northern KwaZulu-Natal and is now settled in Westville.

S’bu is a family person, married to Zodwa and blessed with four children, Samukelisiwe, Siphiwokuhle, Sidumisile and Siyabonga, and three grandchildren.

S'bu came into the Methodist Church Ministry from the teaching background and has served for 37 years now. The Methodist Conference has allowed him to labour in the Grahamstown District (1981-1982), residential theological training at FEDSEM (1983-1984), Tuku Circuit and Peddie (1985-1986) where he ordained. He also served in Circuits in the Natal Coastal District (1987-2011), Soweto in the Central District (2012-2016), and is now serves in the Clerpine Circuit.

He has worked in many leadership positions in the Church, including District YMG President 1991-1996 and Synod Secretary 2000-2001. He has also served as Superintendent Minister in the CCMyT, Ndulinde, Johannesburg North and Clerpine Circuits.

Over the years S’bu has been involved in many communities. In 1987-1991 he was Chair to the Manguzi Community Development Programme and at CCMyT he founded both the HIV and AIDS Ministry and the Student Ministy. He has been a member of SANAC, KZN Provincial AIDS Forum as well as Brothers For Life. S’bu is presently serving as a member on the Umthombo Street Children Board in Umbilo.

S'bu has a strong passion for community building, human empowerment and spiritual support and he brings that variety of leadership experience to the Siyakhula Sonke Trust.

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    Dr Mackie Nyamazana - Trustee    

Makhosana  Nyamazana or 'Mackie', as he is fondly known, lives in Kloof near Durban KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The family home is in Nquthu, northern KwaZulu-Natal. He is married with five children.  Mackie has a Doctorate MBA and several post graduate diplomas in the fields of civil engineering, development planning and human resources.

Mackie is a management consultant, specialising in the fields of developmental planning, project and programme management, climate surveys and strategic planning, policy formulation and development, business case development and evaluations. His passion lies in community and small business development and he contributes to the work of Siyakhula Sonke in basic training on small business management and networking for the funding opportunities for small businesses.

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    Dr Joy Ndlovu - Trustee    

Dr Matshediso Joy Ndlovu is a Doctor and Master of Business Administration graduate with a strong record of accomplishment in the areas of education, governance, strategy, entrepreneurship, marketing and human resources management. She has extensive experience in growing and developing businesses and people, in various blue-chip organisations and highly competitive industries. In addition, she has widespread expertise as a director on company boards across multiple sectors. Joy is a proficient leader, lecturer, researcher and writer.  She lives in Hillcrest with her three sons and husband.

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