Dr Maureen Tong

Maureen Tong is an academic; international lawyer; business woman and professional coach. She is the CEO of CoachCompanion South Africa. She is Chairwoman of the Board of InvesTong Group, which hosted the Inaugural Women in IT (WiIT) Summit in 2015. She is Executive Chairwoman of Kutlwelo Resources.

Among other things she has served as:
* Chairperson of the Board of the Formation of the YWBN Co-operative Bank;
* Chairperson of the Board of the Health Systems Trust (HST)
* Project Manager for the establishment of the Thabo Mbeki Presidential Library (TMPL)
* Founding Head of the Thabo Mbeki Leadership Institute (TMALI)
* Chief of Staff at the Ministry for Agriculture and Land Affairs
* Chief Operations Officer at the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
* Operations Manager at UNDP
* Project Officer for Botswana; DRC; Namibia and South Africa at the African Management Services Company (AMSCO); a project of the World Bank; IMF; UNDP; and African Development Bank
* Deputy Director of the Centre of Human Rights