After pursuing his national diploma in Electrical Engineering with Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, he had an opportunity to be employed by the first national lottery operator in South Africa where he received extensive IT training in Data Center Network Infrastructure Management through an online gaming environment using Prosys for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). He has Information and Communication Technology (ICT) qualifications from institutions such as Siemens, Unihold, NIIT and GTECH Corporation; which is a world leading transaction processing and technology integrated company based in the US; and these included deploying system solutions that ensure robust business continuance, enhance data security and cost effective storage area networks.
He also worked for UMSO Information and Communication Technology as an Operations Manager where he managed all operations in Systems Development, Promotion Media and Desktop Publishing, Skills Training, Provision of ICT Infrastructure and equipment, Communications, Marketing and Events Management. During this time he worked extensively with most FET Colleges and Municipalities in the Eastern Cape and most of the work included capacity building.
He has ventured into entrepreneurship focusing on developing and implementing events, communication and marketing strategies and some of the highlights include the hosting of an international investment conference in OR Tambo District Municipality in 2008/9. He has over 5 years solid experience in Project Management, Stakeholder Management and Fundraising. Due to his extensive experience,Vusi has considerable business acumen which spans over 20 years. He also has a Broadcast Management Certificate from Rhodes University, he strongly advocates for the need and support of community radio. Due to his exposure and contribution to the good work that Afesis-corplan and other NGO’s do for the ordinary people of South Africa, over the years Vusi has nurtured expertise that seek to add value to these dialogues aimed at advocating for social and economic justice; he extends this cause through radio programmes. He is currently chairman of a rural economic development agency that focuses on equitable use of available resources to address socio-economic needs towards Sustainable Community Development.