CENORED has appointed Mr. Fessor Mbango as the new CEO, effective from the 5th of June 2023. Mr. Mbango takes over from Mr. Robert Kahimise who stepped down in March 2023 to join the Electricity Control Board (ECB) as CEO.
In his new role as the Chief Executive Officer of CENORED, Mr. Mbango will be responsible for ensuring shareholder value by giving direction and coordinating key strategic decisions. Such an approach will include corporate governance, risk, and performance management. He will also be responsible for ensuring that CENORED’s activities support economic development and create investors’ confidence not only for CENORED but also for the regions within our operational areas. Other tasks will include the implementation of the strategic objectives of the company as well as fostering stakeholder relations and compliance with relevant legislation.
Mr. Mbango is the former CEO of Erongo RED and has held several prominent roles within Erongo RED including Technical Manager and Executive Manager. Before joining Erongo RED, he was with EMCON Consulting Group where he served in a Management position.
Mr. Mbango holds amongst many other qualifications a Bachelor’s and Masters’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Cape Peninsula University of Technology and further completed an Executive Development Program with the University of Stellenbosch.