Managing Director (SACNASP No: 400022/13)
Setenane has BSc. Honours & MSc. Degrees in Environmental Science and Management from the University of Cape Town. He worked with the Department of Minerals and Energy, Limpopo Province from 1997 – 2005 as Deputy Director: Mine Rehabilitation, and acted as Director: Mineral Development Limpopo Province from 1999 - 2002. His responsibility included: Regulation and assessment of impacts mining operations on the environment in the province; implementation and maintenance of environment systems in mining industry; rehabilitation of land disturbed by mining operations including prevention, control and combating pollution; administration of the EMP approval process, and compliance thereof, and controlling of mine closure. He also worked as Environmental Manager at De Beers, Venetia Mine, South Africa from 2006 - 2008. Venetia Mine was an ISO 14001 certified mine. He is currently the Managing Director of Gudani Consulting (Environmental and Social Scientists), and has undertaken various environmental assessment, socio-economic, rural development and water resource management, public participation and capacity projects in South Africa.
Setenane has offered part-time lecturing at the University of the Limpopo, post-graduate levels for the following courses: Mining Environmental Law, Environmental Management Systems, and Land, Water Resource and Waste Management – 2001-2003 - Faculty of Law; Mining Environmental Law and Management: Faculty of Science – 2001 – 2005.
Setenane is members of the International Association of Impact Assessment – South Africa Affiliate (IAIA-SA), and the IAIA-SA Limpopo Regional Chairperson for 2012 -2014.