Pioneer Foods appoints Felix Lombard CA(SA) as their new CFO

In accordance with paragraph 3.59(a) of the Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited, shareholders are hereby advised that, having followed a robust recruitment process in evaluating external and internal candidates, the Chairman, the Human Capital Committee and the Board are pleased to announce the appointment of Felix Lombard as the new CFO of Pioneer Foods. This process was unfortunately delayed by recent corporate activity. Felix is a qualified ...More

Old Mutual appoints Zizipho Nyanga CA(SA) as new CEO of Masisizane Fund

Zizipho Nyanga has been at the helm of Old Mutual's Masisizane Fund for six months after taking over the role of CEO in October 2016. She was recently welcomed by Old Mutual who held an event to introduce her to its beneficiaries and team members. Nyanga hails from Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, a former entrepreneur, she has years of experience in development finance having worked for the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) as a financier in ...More

SAA appoints Phumeza Nhantsi CA(SA) as their new Chief Financial Officer

Phumeza Nhantsi has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of South African Airways (SAA). “South African Airways has announced the appointment of Phumeza Nhantsi as SAA’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The appointment is effective from 1 May 2017,” SAA said on Wednesday. The 39-year-old Nhantsi was appointed as SAA’s Interim CFO in November 2015 after the position was left vacant following the departure of Wolf Meyer. The appoi...More

Dis-Chem Pharmacies appoints Mahomed Gani CA(SA) as a new Director to the Board

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited board of directors advised that Mr Mahomed Gani has, with effect from 3 May 2017, been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company. He will be a member of the Audit and Risk Committee as well as the Remuneration and Nomination Committee. Mr Gani is a Chartered Accountant with over 35 years’ experience in the accounting and auditing profession. He was a founding partner of Saboor Gani & Co, MSGM Mas...More

Woolworths SA CEO, Zyda Rylands CA(SA) scoops inaugural award

Johannesburg – SA fashion and food retailer Woolworths says its SA CEO Zyda Rylands received the inaugural Woman of The Year award. This was at the World Retail Congress’s International Women in Retail Reception, held on April 5. In a statement on Friday, the listed retailer said Rylands was given the special award in “recognition of her inspirational work, both as an international leader, philanthropist and for her outstanding commercial s...More

Karl Bishop CA(SA) appointed as head of Santam Specialist Real Estate

Karl Bishop has been appointed as head of Santam Specialist Real Estate. He previously held the position of head: Niche Business within Santam Specialist. In his new role he will oversee the rebranded C-Sure entity, now known as Santam Specialist Real Estate, a new division within Santam. Karl has extensive experience in the financial sector, having worked at several financial institutions, including KPMG and Standard Bank where he held the ...More