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General Mangwashi Victoria ‘Riah ‘Phiyega

(Retired) is an experienced past senior executive in both the public and private sector having served in various executive positions.

  • She is the current CEO of Safer South Africa Foundation as well as an Executive Board Member.
  • She is also the Executive Director of the Women’s Development Business Trust (WDB Trust)
  • She is the Chairperson of Workerslife Insurance Company
  • She is a past National Commissioner of Police,
  • She had an illustrious career in the corporate and public sector  holding senior leadership roles; Group Executive for Absa Bank Limited; Group Executive at Transnet; Executive Ports Authority.

Endowed with a wealth of governance experience, she served on numerous boards of companies, NGO’s and University Councils.  She is a member of the International Women’s Forum (IWFSA)


She served in numerous Commissions:

  • The Road Accident Fund Commission Chaired by Judge Satchwell;
  • The Presidential Review Committee for SOE’s which she chaired;
  • The Independent Commission for the Remuneration of Public Office Bearers as Deputy Chairperson;
  • Board member of the 2010 FIFA Soccer World Cup Bid Committee.


She holds:

  • BA (SW) degree from the University of the North
  • BA (SS) Hons from Unisa
  • MA (SS) degree from the University of Johannesburg
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Wales University.


She also attended Executive Development Programmes at:

  • the National University of Singapore
  • Wharton University, Pennsylvania in the US.
  • She completed a Professional Coaching Course (PCC) Centre for Coaching UCT.


She is guided by her driving philosophy ISE (Integrity, Service for others before self, and Excellence)