Nku Nyembezi-Heita (MS '84) Receives Management Excellence Award

Nyembezi-Heita, who this year was also named eighth in the Forbes rankings of Most Powerful Black Women in the world, served as chief corporate strategy officer of the Vodacom group before joining ArcelorMittal SA in 2008. She sits on numerous boards, including JSE and Exxaro Resources. She has a BSc (Hons) in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manchester's Institute of Science and Technology, an MSc (EE) from the California Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Open University Business School in the UK.