Erikson Pendapala Mwanyekange is an expert in Local Economic and Business Development with specific focus on Local Government Institutions and State-Owned Enterprises. He brings with vast knowledge and experience in areas of Properties Administration, Project Management, Public Private Partnerships as well as that of Strategic Management. He is a proven experienced senior executive in Local Authorities business environment. His expertise is complemented with over twelve (12) years in Local Economic Development and Properties Administration, with a strong foundation engrained from his initial academic carrier.

He is currently employed as the Strategic Executive: Community & Economic Development at the Otjiwarongo Municipality.

Erikson holds a Master of Public Administration, a Bachelors of Public Administration (Honors), a Diploma in Local Government Studies from the University of Namibia. He also obtained a Diploma in Project Management, from the Namibia Business School (NBS) of the same University.