Tumisang (Lebo) Maphumulo

Role
Founder and President
Portfolio: :
Strategic Road Map, Website, Social Media, Sponsor and Content Creation

Tumisang (Lebo) Maphumulo is President of Inspire The Next Movement and a Corporate Specialist for the Line Engineering Services department within Eskom’s Group Technology Division. She graduated with a Bsc and Master in Electrical Engineering . She has over 15 years’ experience that is dominated by high voltage (HV) power transmission lines design. Competencies include operating, maintenance, performance improvement and refurbishments. Her Master in Engineering is titled “Consideration to use High Surge Impedance Loading Lines (HSIL) in place of Series Compensation on High Voltage Transmission Lines”. She has published four papers from this research work, one at 20th International Symposium on High Voltage Engineering conference (ISH), one at CIGRE 8th Southern African conference and two at Power-Gen & DistribuTECH Africa conference. Tumisang was finalist at the Standard Bank Rising Star Awards, won Engineer of the Year in 2017 at the SAIEE, Technology and Engineering award for the Eskom Women Advancement Program in 2017, Eskom’s Chairman Award in the category Customer Satisfaction in 2012 and Engineer of the Year in 2010 at Eskom. She won best paper at Power-Gen & DistribuTECH Africa conference 2018.