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Sibusiso Sibisi

President and Chief Executive Officer of the CSIR


Born 24-05-1955

Sibusiso Sibisi is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, South Africa. He is serving on the National Advisory Council on Innovation. He started his career by joining the Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics at the University of Witwatersrand. Sibusiso has received his PhD at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics at Cambridge University.In 199, he co-founded a research-based small enterprise at Cambridge. His qualifications include a BSc Physics (Hons) and a PhD from Cambridge.



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Current Position(s)

Chair | Denel (Pty) Ltd
2005 - present

Director | ARM Gold | AFRICAN RAINBOW MINERALS LIMITED
2002 - present


Non-Executive Chair | Tellumat (Pty) Ltd
2001 - present

Director | Tellumat (Pty) Ltd
2000 - present

Board Member | State IT Agency

Board Member | Liberty Life Group


Previous Position(s)

Independent Non-Executive Director | MURRAY AND ROBERTS HOLDINGS LIMITED
2007

Accounting, Banking and Finance



Board Member | Nuclear Energy Corporation of South Africa
2000 - 2001

Deputy Vice-Chancellor | Research & Innovation | University of Cape Town
2000 - 2001

Academia, Education and Training


Board Member | International Governing Body Institute for IT in Education | Unesco
1998 - 2001

Director | Plessey Technology
1997 - 1999

Executive Director | Research and Development | Plessey SA
1997 - 1999

Various positions | Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics | University of the Witwatersrand
1994 - 1994

Academia, Education and Training


Secretary | Massive Inference Techniques Ltd
1994 - 1997

Co-Founder & Director | Massive Inference Techniques Ltd
1994 - 1997

Chair | MaxEnt Solutions Ltd
1993 - 1997

Senior Research Associate | Cavendish Laboratory
1992 - 1993

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Senior Research Associate | Department of Allied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics | University of Cambridge
United Kingdom | 1989 - 1992

Academia, Education and Training


Senior Lecturer | Applied Mathematics | University of the Witwatersrand
1984 - 1989

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Software Developer | MEDC Ltd
Cambridge | 1983 - 1983

Educational history

Tertiary

College of Imperial of Science & Technology

Completed 1978

Bachelor of Science

University of Cambridge

Completed 1983

Doctor of Philosophy

Achievements

Awards

Order of Mapugubwe in Silver | Government of South Africa

Fulbright Fellowship | California Institute of Technology

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Hans Merensky Foundation

Trustee, 2002 - present

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