Mulalo Colin Tshivase
Colin holds a degree in metallurgical engineering, honours in industrial engineering both from University of Pretoria, post graduate diploma in business management from University of KwaZulu-Natal and executive management programmes from Wits, INSEAD and London Business School .
Colin’s professional experience includes working for various Blue Chip companies like Anglo American, Mittal Steel and First National Bank in various management positions. He is currently the managing director of Gundo group of companies and a director and shareholder of Meli Capital, Ansec Advisory Services, BEMP , Gundo Construction Services and 4 Arrows.
He is also a director of University of Johannesburg, Metal Casting Station and Member of G20 Young Entrepreneurs Summit and represented South Africa in G20 Summit in Nice November 2011. Colin has managed to build a group of companies over the past 7 years achieving a combined turnover in excess of R 500 Million. Colin was a consultant for Sanyati from the inception of the Sanyati mining contract at United Manganese of Kalahari.
Jannie started a construction company during 1996 specializing in the “not the run of the mill” civil engineering projects. The work included designs and build in difficult/remote locations and with special focus on fast track projects.
The company Meyker Re -Teng Construction (Pty) Ltd was sold to a JSE listed engineering construction company during 2009 to become a fully owned subsidiary of the listed company with the following scope of work:
• Contract mining, inclusive of the mining infrastructure.
• Rail related work that includes formation, plate laying and OHTE
• Telecommunication related work that include optical fibre installations and GSM infrastructure
• Road and earthworks
• Structural works.
The annual turnover amounted to over R700 million and included some very prestigious successful soccer world cup projects ie. the upgrade of the Free State stadium and the access road to Bloemfontein airport.
Prior to establishing Meyker, Mr Gutter worked for two other consulting engineering companies, African, Louw, Muller and Partners as well as the provincial administration as construction manager for the biggest government construction unit in the Free State.
Jannie has served on the board and as managing director for Sanyati Engineering Central (Pty) Ltd from 2009 until October 2012, Meyker Re-T eng Construction (Pty) Ltd 1996 to 2009. Jannie is a Pr Eng (Civil), a graduate from the University of Pretoria and has a B. Com (Accounts) degree from the University of South Africa.