Sisa Ntshona was appointed as CEO of SA Tourism in October 2016. His academic background includes an MBA in Finance from the Gordon Institute of Business Science and Executive Programmes from Insead.
His early career included a position as Executive Manager for Africa & Middle East at SAA , and then an Investment Banker at ABSA. From there he moved to Western Union before becoming Head of Enterprise Development at Barclays for over 6 years. Since November 2014, Sisa has also served as President of the Enterprise Development Council of South Africa.
Sisa is excited by tourism’s potential for inclusive growth and job creation and brings proven strategic capability, strong entrepreneurial flair and strong commercial experience to his new role.