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  • Ruben Richards

Dr. Ruben Richards - Non Executive Chairman


  • PhD, MTh, BD, BSocSc, NTC 5

  • Currently Chairperson, Board of Governors – Westerford High School and Claremont High School, Cape Town Currently Chairperson of the Advisory Board - Entrepreneurship Department, Faculty of Business, Cape Peninsula University of Technology

  • Deputy Chairperson – communiTgrow (Pty) Ltd – an urban development agency with a vision to build cities in Africa

  • 2013 Democratic Governance Consultant - United Nations Development Program, Accra, Ghana. 2009 – 2011 Visiting Adjunct Professor, Graduate School of Public and Development Management, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

  • 2006 – 2009 Non-Executive Director of Audit Committee, Africa Cellular Towers (an Alt-X listed company)

  • 2006 – 2009 CEO, Globe Engineering Works, Cape Town

  • 1999 – 2004 Founding Deputy Director-General, Directorate of Special Operations (Scorpions)

  • 1995-1998 Executive Secretary, Truth and Reconciliation Commission of South Africa (TRC)