Ms. Shulami Qalinge has been Chief Executive Officer at Transnet National Ports Authority since August 2017. Ms. Qalinge served as Group Executive of Strategy at Transnet SOC Limited until November 28, 2017. Ms. Qalinge joined Transnet in 1994. Ms. Qalinge was responsible for leading and directing the organisation’s growth strategy in international markets, with a particular focus on generating revenue from the rest of the African continent and the Middle East. She holds a Diploma in Industrial Engineering from Nelson Mandela University, Professional Coaching Course from University of Cape Town, Strategic Leadership Programme from Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) and Breahthrough Programme for Senior Executive from International Institute for Management Development (MD). She holds an MBA from De Mont University.