Prof Hamanth Kasan has a unique blend of education namely, science, engineering, management, leadership, corporate governance and coaching. He has over 30 years of experience in both academic and utility sectors focused on water and sanitation. He has held many local, continental and global leadership positions over the years including Vice President of International Water Association(IWA) and President of the African Water Association(AFWA). Currently he is Board member of AFWA , Chair of Strategic Capacity Building Committee of AFWA, Distinguished Fellow of IWA, Senior Fellow of Water Institute of Southern Africa(WISA) and Member of Programme Committee of Singapore International Water Week(SIWW). He is also Honorary Professor at the Institute of Water and Wastewater Research at Durban University of Technology.
After 22 years at Rand Water, large water utility, Prof Kasan now serves as Independent Advisor, consultant, coach/mentor and Non Executive Director of Boards.