Biography of Zweli Momeka

Kenneth Zwelinjani Momeka (also known as Zweli) was born in Seolong, Rustenburg district on 19 January 1970.


  • Primary schooling in Meadowlands
  • Matric: Thutolore Senior Secondary School, Meadowlands, Soweto, 1989
  • National Diploma Cost & Management Accounting: Tshwane University of Technology 1992
  • Bachelor of Technology Degree: University of South Africa 2006

Working career:
21 years’ experience in a financial management environment, both in the private public sectors, of which 12 years in the public service: 

  • Economic Development Department: Chief Financial Officer
  • Northern Cape Provincial Treasury: Corporate Services Manager, Budget Management and Senior Manager Fiscal Policy 
  • Gauteng Province: Department of Agriculture, Conservation, Environment and Land Affairs Provincial Government: Financial Manager

Career in the private sector:

  • Durabuild PTY Ltd, 3M South Africa, IBM South Africa, Absa Group and Multichoice