Odwa Ndungane is a former rugby union player that played first class rugby between 2000 and 2017. He played on the wing and spent the bulk of his career playing for the Sharks where he played 249 professional games for
them. He made his Springbok test debut in 2008. With nine Tests and three Tour matches for the Springboks, his ability has been recognised at the highest level, including his participation at the IRB Rugby World Cup in 2011.
Odwa is currently a Managing Director at Ndungane Construction, which was established in 2015 as an independent entity in which the Teichmann Group has a minority stake. His studies towards a civil engineering qualification after high school form part of his personal drive for continuous personal growth and commitment to expand his knowledge base.