Nangamso Maponya

Having started her career at the PIC, in 2005, Nangamso Maponya is an Investment Banking and Project Finance Professional at the DBSA, responsible for infrastructure projects within the Transport, Logistics and Water sectors. She has also participated in project financing and monitoring of projects in Broadband, Oil & Gas, Student accommodation, Maritime infrastructure as well through Fund of Funds and Private Equity investments.

A Unisa BCom (Hons) (Financial Management) graduate, she now holds a Master’s Degree in Finance and Investments with London School of Business and Finance, an MSc – Finance with Geneva Business School and a Chartered Banker MBA, with the University of Bangor, in Wales. She recently completed (2019) a General Management Programme, with the Harvard Business School.

In 2011, she participated in a South Africa – France government exchange programme involving South African young professionals across different sectors.

As part of her Master’s degree, Nangamso completed a research on BRT Efficiencies, using Johannesburg’s Rea Vaya BRT, the results of which contribute to her work and sector strategic direction at the DBSA.

In 2016, Ms Maponya represented DBSA in the Women in Transport Awards, in which the organisation won the Best Performing Organisation in Transport, mainly for its contribution in the transport sector, the involvement and development of women professionals in executing its mandate.