Lucky Masilela holds a degree in Applied Physics and Electronics Engineering from Hampton University in the USA he is currently the CEO of ZA Central Registry NPC and Registry Africa Pty Ltd companies he joined in 2014. Lucky has long experience in the telecommunications sector after being employed by Siemens Telecommunications later Nokia Siemens Networks for at least 17 years. During this period he served at numerous positions starting off in the technical field finally in the management level where he was responsible for corporate functions throughout the Southern Africa region. He is a past panel member and deputy chair of the ICT Policy Review Panel charged with a duty of reviewing the current Electronic Communication Acts (ECTA, ECT, Broadcasting, Broadband, ICASA) in their entirety and eventually developing a White Paper. He is a past Councilor of the ICT B-BBEE Charter. He is a former Chairperson of the South African Communications Forum (SACF) an industry representative body.