National Consumer Commission Acting Commissioner appointed

Minister of Trade, Industry and Competition, Ebrahim Patel, has designated Hardin Ratshisusu as Acting Deputy Commissioner and Acting Commissioner of the National Consumer Commission.

The acting appointment is effective from 1 May 2024.

Ratshisusu has also served as a Deputy Commissioner at the Competition Commission since 2016.

‘Mr Ratshisusu has 20 years of experience in competition regulation, with over 10 years at the executive level.

‘He holds a BCom Economics (Honours) from the University of Venda, MCom in Economics from the University of Witwatersrand and a Master of Business Leadership from the University of South Africa.

‘He has completed the PURC/ World Bank Training Program on Utility Regulation and Strategy with the University of Florida, as well as the Senior Executive Program for Africa with the Harvard Business School.

‘He actively participates in international fora such as the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), BRICS, United Nations Trade and Development (UNCT
AD), and the African Competition Forum,’ said the National Consumer Commission.

Source: South African Government News Agency