His appointment took effect from 1 April 2017. He is replacing former Regional Manager, Ms Cathi Botes, who has taken up the position of IMATU eThekwini and KwaZulu Natal Regional Manager.
Church was employed in the capacity of a Senior Labour Relations Officer at the IMATU Johannesburg Branch for 13 years and has more than 20 years experience in the Trade Union environment.
He possesses B.Juris and LLB degrees, as well as a Post Graduate Diploma in Labour Law and a Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Law.
Church’s wealth of experience and institutional knowledge, will ensure that members continue to receive excellent service in the Eastern Cape Region.