Pakamisa Tyali, a qualified plater/ boilermaker founded his company Exalt Engineering in 2011 with the aim of establishing itself in the mining, engineering and related projects including supply and training. Before he journeyed into entrepreneurship he occupied various supervisory positions as a shaft boilermaker, foreman and has a total of 20 years in the mining industry. He participated in a 12months Business Acceleration Programme with Aurik Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd. He has also achieved certificates in Marketing, Sales, Tendering & Costing, Financial Analysis and Human Resources with Business Skills for South Africa. He holds a Diploma in Local Government Management and Assessor certificate.
From the funding he received of R670,148.36, his company managed to build paving, steel sheds, fencing, new connection of water, sewer & electricity drilling of borehole, canvass, installation of water tanks, plumbing amongst others that his company specializes in.