Management Team

Mr Jabulani Manana, the CEO and Director of the company holds a National Diploma in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from the University of Wales. He also holds an Executive Development Programme (EDP) from Wits Business School which he completed in 2003 and an Advanced Business Management Programme (ABP) from the University of Johannesburg (UJ). He has acquired executive management level working experience at different times from Unilever, Consol Glass and Ford Motor Company in Pretoria. During this period he accumulated expertise in production management, project management, quality management systems and process development.

He demonstrated his entrepreneurial flair when he formed his first company Jabu Manana Transport CC. and Jabu Manana Marketing and General Supplies (Pty) Ltd. In both companies, transportation and distribution of goods, selling and marketing different products respectively helps the company currently in these expertise. He then subsequently founded Jabu Manana Brick Manufacturing (Pty) Ltd  trading as JMBM Civils and Construction which has grown substantially. Through his leadership acumen and business expertise, the company has grown and attracted more professionals in order to drive it to a higher level.

Jabu Manana has demonstrated his high level of dedication and expertise by:

Ms. Azel de Villiers, the Accounts Executive; She holds a National Diploma in General Business Practice/Public Relations and Accounting. She has 20 years experience in accounting practice, financial reporting and planning in various sectors, previously handling accounts for clients in farming, manufacturing, retail and engineering and working as senior accountant in a Management Services/Audit firm.

Ms. Nolwazi Msimango, Project Manager, holds a BSc (Hons) in Civil Engineering and is currently studying towards a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering through Wits University. She has experience working as a site inspector, project manager and technician respectively. She has gained vast experience in civil works, road and general building construction; and also planning and coordinating of different projects.

Complementary Staff Members

Mr Sibusiso Nkosi is the Logistics Manager; Sibusiso has been employed by the company for over 12 years. He has acquired valuable experience in all aspects of the business and he runs our transportation and logistics part of the business.

Ms Gugulethu Khumalo is the CEO Assistant/ Marketing Officer; she holds a degree in Marketing from the University of Johannesburg which she obtained in 2011. Gugulethu has experience in Sales/ Marketing and Office administration.

Ms Cynthia Mokwana is the Accounts Officer, she has obtained N6 Business Management Certificate from Ekurhuleni East College (Daveyton Campus) in 2005. Cynthia has worked for the company since 2006 as a Receptionist/Sales Assistant.

Mr Karabo Mabogoane is an Architect at JMBM; has obtained a National Diploma in Architecture in 2005 and is a qualified professional architectural draughts person who is responsible for the development and designing of structures within the company.

Mr Bongani Msiza is a Safety Officer at JMBM Civils and holds a OHSMA Certificate and I.T Certificate from UNISA. He has over 10 years experience in Health and Safety within different departments in the Civil engineering sector.