The man of the moment

Winner of the IITPSA’s IT Personality of the Year award, Professor Tshilidzi Marwala has been a leading light for the adoption of technology to improve South Africa.

21 June 2022

Professor Tshilidzi Marwala, IT Personality of the Year award recipient. Photo: Karolina Komendera

There are some people whose time is undoubtedly now. When they’re at the top of their game and everyone wants to consult them, hire them or quote them. When their voice feels like a safe bet when you need a strong, unflinching opinion or some solid advice.

That time is now for Professor Tshilidzi Marwala, the vice-chancellor and principal of the University of Johannesburg, who has just added the title IT Personality of the Year to his collection of more than 45 other awards and accolades.

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