Meet the Team

Mr. Patrick Kulati, our CEO, is a consummate leader and manager with a responsibility to provide strategic direction, stakeholder management, fundraising, financial stewardship and operational efficiency of the organisation. He served as Managing Director of the Paraffin Safety Association of Southern Africa for 8 years before taking over as the Chief Executive Officer of HESASA. Previous to that he served as Africa Regional Manager working primarily in Southern and Eastern Africa for the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI), Africa Region.

Ms Sibongile Zenzile
Outgoing and energetic community safety champion and Ambassador. I am a highly motivated person with a data capturing skills and project management. I have experience working in the community, lobbying and advocating the community on paraffin safety. I possess very good building relationship skills.

Mr Timothy Kenyon – Financial Admistrator
I am currently working as the Financial Administrator at the Household Energy Safety Association of SA which educates and promotes public awareness of the dangers inherent in the use of domestic sources of energy. I am involved in the logistical running of the organisation and processing monthly financial reports for our donors.I have had experience in the retail and corporate world which has been beneficial in developing my marketing and human resource skills. Throughout my career I have acquired management skills, management of financial processes, asset management and kept current with changes in accounting practices.