Mrs Winnie Mutsvandiani is the Purchasing Manager at SIRDC. She is a former Customs Officer with extensive knowledge and experience in Customs, International Trade and Freight Management. She is an experienced purchasing, logistics and stores management practitioner with an entrepreneurial drive to deliver on key result areas. She has the commercial acumen to generate business partnerships with key suppliers in the industry. She has extensive knowledge in providing leadership in supply chain management, contracts management, negotiation, import and export procedures, planning logistics as well as purchasing and stores management gained through exposure in Government, Non-governmental Organisation, manufacturing and retail sectors.
Mrs Mutsvandiani holds a B Com degree in Strategic Supply Chain Management (UNISA) and a professional development course on International Freight Management and Administration for Importers and Exporters offered by UNISA. Currently she is pursuing a Master of Commerce degree in Strategic Management and Corporate Governance with the Midlands State University.
Mrs Mutsvandiani is a member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply.