Co-Opted Council Member
Kgabo is a proactive, solution and output driven and dynamic professional with considerable process engineering, project engineering, programme, and facilitation experience acquired in research & development, manufacturing, and service fields. An innovative strategist and tactician capable of directing successful initiatives aimed at achieving positive outcomes in accordance with requirements and expectations. Possesses exceptional interpersonal and group dynamics skills used to great effect in overcoming initial resistance to change, influencing decisions and forging strategy alliances nationally and internationally. A motivational and inspirational leader who thrives in highly pressurised and challenging working environments, with exceptional conceptual, analytical, lateral thinking, negotiation, persuasion, strategic thinking skills and thrives on setting goals and reaching goals.
His is a facilitator, researcher, author and process engineer who is passionate about learning and impartation of knowledge to those who can benefit from it, a seasoned professional with zeal for human development, with deep interest in “changing landscapes” ushered by of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), lean engineering/thinking, sustainability of Planet Earth, Value Engineering, Thinking Systems (TS) and firm advocate for a culture of continuous improvement.
Kgabo holds various technical qualifications in Chemical Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Environmental Engineering and is currently pursuing a PhD in Science, Engineering and Technology with a topic “System Dynamics Approach to Technology Adoption in the postal sector in Southern Africa”.