About the founder & Managing Director
Prior to founding Tshikovha Environmental and Communication Consulting, one of the leading companies in South Africa’s environmental sector, Mr Mudzielwana worked his way up from humble beginnings. After graduating at University of Venda for Science and Technology, where he obtained a Bachelor of Environmental Sciences degree, Mr Mudzielwanaworked at Butterfield Bakery in Roodepoort, Johannesburg. It was there where he learnt a principle of always delivering quality something that has been one of the cornerstones of his business endeavors. His next stop was at Caxton, where he doubled as a newspaper street salesperson and a Cadet reporter for Roodeport Record and Krugersdorp News. This was after he underwent Cadet Reporting training at Caxton.
After spending some years as a journalist, Mr Mudzielwana finally made a breakthrough when he landed a job in the environmental sector, where his passion lies.He worked for Environmental Management Services, an environmental consulting firm.This accorded him an opportunity to work on environmental projects and remediation of contaminated sites all over the country. He was a supervisor at Enviro-Fill where he managed landfill sites and developed waste management strategies.
Mr Mudzielwana, who hails from Tshixwadza Village at Ha Rambuda in Limpopo, would embark on yet another journey in pursuit of one of his passions – communication. He worked for Zitholele Consulting in Midrand, where his technical writing and communication skills were nurtured. Assomeone that loves growth and development, he then moved to BKS (now AECOM) in Pretoria where he was project leader. He would join Synergistics where he did mining projects for the company. He has also worked for PDNA, EnviroServ and Pangaea Worley Parsons.
Even while on the employ of several companies, Mr Mudzielwana has never stopped equipping himself. His commitment to personal development has seen him acquire knowledge and skills through studying with various institutions. Here are some of the qualifications he acquired:
Currently, Mr Mudzielwana is studying Neuro Linguistic Programme at Lets Live Coaching and Masters in Business Administration at Regenesys Business School. Through a number of CSI projects, he also helps underprivileged youth to further their studies. Mudzielwana also does mentoring and coaching for upcoming business people and the youth in general.
Under his tutelage Tshikovha Environmental and Communication Consulting has grown in leaps and bounds. Not only has Mudzielwana led his company to delivering big projects for various clients but also directed the company in path of excellence. Tshikovha Environmental and Communication Consulting has achieved a number of accolades including Nkangala Small Business of the year 2014, Best Sales Company at Action Coach 2014 and Entrepreneur of the Year in 2015 at Tshwane Business Awards. Mr Mudzielwana has adopted Ratshilumela Secondary School, where he studied, to assist with programmes that will enhance school operations and student development.
Mr Moudy Mudzielwana has been nominated for the following categories of the NSTF awards: