Imthiaz is an advocate of the High Court of South Africa. In the 1990’s he was employed by the National Union of Metal Workers (NUMSA) as the National Legal Officer. He was then employed as a Commissioner at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) in 1996 and was the senior arbitrator and mediator in his group and was the mentor for many others.
He was then employed by Independent Newspapers as the Group Legal Advisor specialising in legal and industrial relations matters. He is an Ex-Director of Makana Media and Ex-Chairperson of Kaya FM and GABZ Radio (Botswana). He sits on the Regulatory and Legislative Sub Committee of Print Media South Africa analysing and monitoring legislation negatively affecting press freedom.
Imthiaz is presently a panellist at numerous bargaining councils and was previously a Panellist of Independent Mediation Services of South Africa (IMSSA).
Imthiaz Sirkhot is the Co-Author of a Guide to the Labour Law (45 000 copies sold).
Imthiaz is based in Johannesburg.
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