The CEO and Founder of UPower Africa
Mr Tshiwalule is a Geologist at Keaton energy. After completing matric with exemption in 2001 he obtained a bursary to upgrade his maths and science results. He then went to The University of the Witwatersrand to study mining engineering. In 2004, though the help of the NSFAS and MQA funding he went to the University of Johannesburg to study Geology. He then went into the mining industry to do in-service training in a coal mine in 2006 and the following year he graduated with a 3 year degree in Geology. Mr Tshiwalule then went on to work as a geological technician at Rockwell diamonds and in 2009 he got a job as a geologist at Home Land Mining and energy. He is currently working at Keaton energy as a geologist and is also a part-time student at the University of South Africa where he is doing a Bachelor of Science Honours in Environmental modelling.