Siyasanga holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree with Entrepreneurship as a major from the University of South Africa, a Project Management Qualification from the Nelson Mandela Bay University as well as a Broad Based Black Economic Development Management development qualification form the Wits Business School which qualified him as a BBBEE Consultant. He is an accredited Business Skills Trainer by the Small Enterprise Development Agency as well as the International Labour Organisation. He is an accredited Business Advisor by the Institute of Business Advisors – Southern Africa and is currently completing his Master’s degree at the Rhodes Business School researching Business Advisory Services.
In the corporate sector he pursued a career in finance where he worked for some of the leading industry role players in the manufacturing and digital sectors in the early 2000’s. In 2005 He left finance to pursue business interests and started the Company Sakuba Consulting, an active company rooted in East London which focuses on SMME development services. Sakuba Consulting provides SMME development services to some of the leading role players in SMME Development such as Coega Development Corporation, Construction Industry Development Board and the Eastern Cape Development Corporation. He is currently a Business Advisor at the Small Enterprise Development Agency (SEDA) Western Cape.