Grace Mathebula joined AIR in October 2022 as a TechSprint Manager, based in Gauteng, South Africa. She manages TechSprints and sprint-related projects that help regulators and others innovate in the areas of financial inclusion, among other things, working with partners and the AIR team to meet program objectives. As a senior PMP-certified project manager and certified SCRUM Master, she has over 14 years of experience managing projects and programs in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and data analytics. For most of that time, she focused on credit risk process and technology enhancement projects first at a South African fintech company and then at South Africa’s National Credit Regulator.
Grace obtained her BSc in Information Technology, majoring in Computer Science and Statistics at the University of Cape Town. Outside of AIR, she enjoys spending time with her family and gardening. She also engages in volunteer work, equipping children with life essentials by providing needy children with food and volunteering at Sunday school and youth camps.