Adv. Dimakatso Qocha is a Councillor at the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa. She is an ICT Policy and Regulatory Specialist. She worked at Sentech as specialist Policy and Regulatory. She was part of the team that contributed to the promulgation of the Electronic Communications Act and the ICASA amendment Act.
She later joined the National Association of Broadcasters as Deputy Executive Director. During her tenure, she was involved in the formulation of broadcasting policy and regulatory submissions to the Regulator and Parliament, that changed the landscape of the industry. She was further instrumental and party to negotiations on needletime royalties between broadcasters and collecting societies.
She previously served as a Non-Executive Director at the Road Accident Fund. Currently she serves on the board of the National Film and Video Foundation, and the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism. She is a member of the Institute of Directors of South Africa.
Dimakatso holds an LLB degree and Postgraduate Diploma in Interpretation and Drafting of Contracts.