Ms  Ndiitah Nghipondoka-Robiati is the chief executive officer at the Namibia Trade Forum.  She received her BSc and MA from the University of Namibia and the University of Sydney respectively. After her graduate studies she lectured at the University of Namibia’s Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, and then went to the Agricultural Trade Forum after three years, where she was the Trade Advisor to the agricultural private sector.

After seven years of working on agricultural trade policy matters, she established the secretariat of the Namibia Trade Forum as its CEO. The NTF has the mandate to Institutionalise Public Private Dialogue and Collaboration as it relates to trade, industrial, commerce policies under the Ministry of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development.

She is passionate about the growth at home concept that Namibia is pursuing towards her industrialisation and economic developmental objectives.