Yershen Pillay


· Bachelor of Social Science (BSocSc) (Politics and Economics)

·   Strategy

·   Development finance

·   Transport and logistics

·   Communications

·   Change management

·   Policy development

·   Research

·   Governance

·   Cyber security

Other governing body positionsOther professional positions

· Chairman of the Information and Communication Technology Governance Committee

· Member of the Social and Ethics Committee

· Member of the Audit and Risk Committee

· Member of the Remuneration and Nominations Committee

· Member of the Board Economic Regulation Committee


• AK Electrical

• Kyp Global

• Managing director, K3 Logistics CC


Mr. Pillay was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Directo​r​​ of the Board of Airports Company South Africa with effect from 1 September 2018.

​He served as the deputy executive chairperson and executive chairperson of the National Youth Development Agency of South Africa.  Prior to these appointments, he was a coordinator for student governance and student governance projects assistant.