Johny M. Smith is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Walvis Bay Corridor Group. which is a Public Private Partnership, and is leading the growth and development of new business along the TransKalahari route linking Namibia with Botswana and Gauteng; the TransCaprivi route linking Namibia with Zambia, DRC and Zimbabwe; as well as the TransCunene Highway, linking Namibia to Southern Angola.
He has more than 18 year’s commercial experience in telecommunications, land and sea transportation. His relevant experience covers the aspects of Business Strategy, Organisational development, Business Development, Marketing and Project Management. He previously served in various positions at Namport, Telecom Namibia and TransNamib.
His academic qualifications include a B Comm degree, MBA and various other management and logistics courses and conferences, which he attended and presented. He also serves as a Commissioner of the National Planning Commission and serves on the Board of Namibia Post and Telecom Holdings.