Eng. James Sauramba

Executive Director, SADC Groundwater Management Institute (GMI)

Nearly 30 years high profile working experience across the SADC region backed by a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and an MBA in General Management. Lived and worked in Zimbabwe, Tanzania, South Africa, Namibia, Mozambique, Malawi and Ireland and worked with all the 16 SADC Member States.
Specialties: Team leader/player/motivator and programme/project/executive management of government and donor funded infrastructure as well as institutional strengthening and development programmes on transport, WASH and decentralised service delivery. Expertise in building and sustaining networks, knowledge management, capacity building, training, human resources, financial and resources mobilisation. Demonstrated leadership of complex multi-disciplinary and multi-racial teams. Excellent language & interpersonal skills