ANITA DU PLOOY

Deputy Director: Clothing & Textiles, Provincial Government Western Cape
Anita has spent the last 21 years working in various areas of the Clothing & Textile Industry. Eight years have been spent in Manufacturing, two years have been spent in Retail as an Area Manager, nine years in Academia as a lecturer, Co-ordinator for the KZN Centre of Excellence for Clothing & Textiles as well as the HOD: Clothing & Textile Technology and two years in Clustering & Consulting. Having also jointly run a CMT factory, and with a Degree in Clothing Technology, Anita now manages the Clothing & Textile portfolio for the Department of Economic Development & Tourism (DEDT) within the Provincial Government of the Western Cape (PGWC).