Mr. Sindiso N Ngwenya He is the current Secretary General of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa(COMESA). Prior to that, he served as the Assistant Secretary General of COMESA in charge of Programmes, from 1998 until 2008. COMESA is a regional economic community (REC) made up of 19 countries in north, eastern, central and southern Africa accounting for about half of Africa’s population (400 million). COMESA is the largest of the eight RECs working under the leadership of the African Union and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD). Sindiso Ngwenya serves as the Chairman Emeritus, Board of Governors of FANRPAN. He also serves as the Vice Chairperson of the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) Board of Directors.
H.E. Sindiso Ngwenya
(Board Chairman Emeritus) and COMESA Secretary General