Mpho Nxumalo is the Acting Chief Director: Supply Chain Management (SCM) Policy, and Legal Services in the Office of the Chief Procurement Officer (OCPO) at National Treasury.
Mpho is also serving as the chairperson of the Interim Supply Chain Management Council.
She has more than 20 years’ experience in Supply Chain Management, focusing on policy development and formulation as well as extensive knowledge in public sector legislative and regulatory environment. She believes that by embracing international best practices and ethical standards would public sector SCM deliver optimal commercial outcomes. Therefore, the policies developed should at all times address the principles enshrined in the Constitution of South Africa, i.e. fairness; equitability; transparency, competitiveness and cost-effectiveness. Over the years working at National Treasury, she has been instrumental in the number of policy transitions in the SCM environment.