The Minister of Finance, Calle Schlettwein introduced the new board members of the Central Procurement board to parliament, this afternoon.
The board members are:
Patrick Swartz - Accounting (Chairperson)
Lischen Ramakutla - Accounting (Deputy Chairperson)
Mansueta-Maria Nakale - Business
Maria Iyambo - Engineering
Hendrik Loftie-Eaton - Engineering
Hilja Nandago-Herman - Law
Titus Ndove - Economics
Epaphras Shilongo - Engineering
Jeremia Muadinohamba - Business.
Swartz and Ramakutla have been engaged on a 5 year full time basis each while the rest of the members will be availing their services on a part time basis on a 3 year contract.
The minister also announced the Review Panel members who will adjudicate over reviews of bids should any disputes arise. The Review Panel members are, Kenandei Tjivikua, Michael Gawaseb, Ono-Robby Nangolo, Amon Ngavetene, Selma-Penna Utonih and Toska Sem.