Governing Council

The current Coverning Council members are listed below:

Roberto Russo

Roberto Russo

Chairman

Mr Roberto Russo ia a high-performance Directorship professional, offering considerable experience and expertise in driving and supporting successful operations within the Finance and Construction Sectors. Currently serving multiple Boards of major-league organizations, Mr Russo consistently proves his strategic leadership acumen, his strong communication skills, and his passion for the prosperity of Eswatini and its people.
A Diplomat, Business Leader, Certified Life Coach and Serial Entrepreneur with specialties in: Marketing, Strategic Planning, Mergers and Acquisitions, Scaling businesses, Analytics and navigating Emerging Markets. As an exclusive member of the Young Presidents Organisation (YPO), a member of the Australian Institute of Management, the Financial Services Institute of Australia, the SA Paint Manufacturers Association, Diplomatic Corps of Eswatini, Coaches and Mentors of South Africa and International Coaching Federation, Mr Russo has created a career filled with rapid progression and professional success.

Anthony Geldard

Gareth Allman

Educational Advisor

With 30 years’ experience in the field of education, Mr. Gareth Allman has an outstanding reputation as a school leader. He has served as Principal and Executive Principal in four countries over a period of 23 years, including a tenure as Executive Principal at UFS International. He is currently the Campus Principal of Peninsula International School Australia and Peninsula Private School in Malaysia.
Gareth has in depth knowledge of a variety of curriculum and examination bodies including the South African CAPS, Cambridge, Edexcel, International Primary Curriculum and the Victoria Curriculum Assessment Authority. An internationally minded and strategic thinker, he has founded two schools and served on numerous schools’ strategic planning sessions.
Gareth has spoken at conferences across the globe and conducted teacher training on topics ranging from school leadership development, global citizenship education, child safeguarding, assessment practices and more.

Lomkhosi Magagula

Lomkhosi Magagula

General Member

Mrs Lomkhosi Magagula, BA Law [UNISWA], PGDip Business Administration [GIBS], Cert. HRM [UNISA] is a business woman, HR Practitioner. She currently leads the Eswatini Conciliation, Mediation & Arbitration Commission as the Executive Director. She has over 20 years’ experience in the human resources discipline within the financial, manufacturing, agricultural and service sectors. She has run her own group of family businesses since 2006. Over the years she has gained experience in facilitating and managing strategy formulation, execution and monitoring & evaluation, business reorganisation/transformation focusing on operational efficiencies, productivity, sustainability and profitability. Areas of specialisation: Broadly put, Strategy Execution, monitoring & evaluation, Optimization of Human Capital Strategy for sustainable human performance, Performance Management, Operational Efficiency, Organisational Development, Change Management, Talent Management and Human Resources Development.

Vincent Molloy

Vincent Molloy

Building/Maintenance

Mr Vincent Molloy is the HOD of Projects and Engineering at Montigny. He has more than 25 years experience in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil Engineering. He specialises in Project Management, Manufacturing and Construction of various turn key plants in the industrial sector. Currently he is serving on the UFS International Governing Counsel in a Technical advisory capacity focusing on the Schools future expansion plans and other technical issues.

Shane Johnson US Embassy Representative
Mike Ehrich Vice Chair/Building
Thandeka Dlamini Chairman Finance Committee
Sikhomba Gumbi Human Resources