SPEAKER

Webster Mfebe

Webster Mfebe is the Chief Executive Officer of the South African Forum of Civil Engineering Contractors, a position he has held since January 2013. He has accumulated a wealth of management expertise during his career spanning the mining, construction and engineering industries, broadcasting, politics and running his own enterprise. He has addressed various international conferences, locally and abroad, on political and economic issues. Within 10 months of his appointment as CEO, he transformed the then 74-year industry body into an inclusive organisation in terms of management and decision-making structures.

Webster has held various senior positions, amongst others, as member of parliament; MEC; Executive Director and Non-Executive Director at Basil Read and TWP respectively. In August 2013, he was appointed as a board member of the Construction SETA and currently chairs its Core Business Committee. In July 2014, he received the prestigious KAELO AWARD for being one of the thought leaders in business in South Africa from the Black Business Executive Circle (BBEC). In August 2017, he won a prestigious Country and SADC Award in the Building and Construction Sector and is now a finalist for the Continental CEO Global Award, which will be announced by CEO Global towards the end of 2017.