Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Business School Leaders for tomorrow
General Information

Core Faculty
Mr Dorrington Giyose

Senior Lecturer


Telephone: +27 (0)41 504 4906

Areas of Expertise

Futures Studies; Strategic Management; and African Leadership.

Academic Qualifications

National Diploma (Electrical Engineering); MBA; and currently studying DBA.


Mr Giyose, who can speak seven different languages, recently left the telecommunications industry to join NMU Business School as a Senior Lecturer on our PDBA programme.

He started his career at Telkom S.A. as a Technical Office and worked his way up to being the company’s Efficiency Management Specialist. During his time at the company, he also received a Name in Lights Award for Innovation & Creativity. This Award was given for having designed and developed a Telkom Intranet Web-based Database that was tracking and analysing detailed Area (Region), Department (Group) and Individual Technical Officer Productivity & Performance Statistics.

Having graduated with a National Diploma in Electrical Engineering, he enrolled at NMU for his Masters in Business Administration (MBA). He completed his MBA in 2015 and is now enrolled for his Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA).