Thembalethu Buthelezi is the acting divisional manager of Market Conduct Division. She has wide experience in competition work having previously worked in the Economic Research Bureau.
Prior to joining the Competition Commission, she worked at Genesis Analytics, an economic consultancy, as an associate in the competition and regulatory economics practice area. She holds a MCom (Economic Science) from the University of the Witwatersrand as well as a MSc (Competition and Market Regulation) from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics. She has presented and published several research papers on competition economics related topics.