Sandile Swana has been in private business since 1996. He presently runs Sable Assets a software engineering and management consulting and training company. He completed a BCom degree at Wits in BIS and Economics, a BCom Honours in Logistics from Unisa and an MBA at UP. He consults widely on Risk Management and Good Governance and has taught part-time on the subject at Wits Business School and Wits School of Governance since 2007. He also completed BTh and BTh honors in Christian Leadership and Ethics at Unisa. He is an accredited preacher of the Methodist Church of Southern Africa. Sandile has two adult children and one grandson. He is married to Boni and is a Sowetan by birth and lives in Mogale City.