Nompumelelo is responsible for assisting in developing the group’s overall operational plan and for ensuring that it incorporates the goals and objectives that work towards the strategic direction of the company. As an Executive Chairman for Calulo Fuels and Calulo Marine, she contributes to decision making in all matters affecting the operations, performance and strategy of both companies. Nompumelelo also sits on various boards within the Calulo
Her career has been mainly in the oil and gas business sector, in various areas from refinery economics, production planning, performance management, strategy and planning. She has held various posts for BP, PetroSA, SFF, Sentech and the South African Motorsport Industry Association (SAMIA).
Nompumelelo holds a Doctorate from the School of Chemical Engineering and Industrial Chemistry, University of New South Wales, Sydney and an MSc degree (Chemistry) from the University of Wollongong, also in Australia. She has also attended the Executive program at Stanford University, California, USA.