BP Southern Africa (BPSA) appointed Priscillah Mabelane CA(SA) as its new CEO

Mabelane is the first woman in the history of the country’s oil industry to head a multi-national company, marking a significant milestone in the organisation and industry’s transformation journey. She will take the helm on 1 September, exactly six years after joining the organisation in 2011 as CFO. BPSA said Mabelane has more than 20 years of service in a number of key leadership positions and she brings a “wealth of world-class experie...More

Renault South Africa appoints Jaco Oosthuizen CA(SA) as new MD

Jaco Oosthuizen has been appointed as managing director of Renault South Africa effective 1 July 2017. He will report to Osman Suluman Arbee, chief executive officer of Motus Corporation, following a six-month term as managing director Designate under incumbent MD Nicholas de Canha. Oosthuizen, a chartered accountant, started his career at Deloitte & Touche in 1996. He joined the Imperial Group in 2001, where he assumed numerous positions acr...More

BDO South Africa promotes Bernice Pillay CA(SA)

BDO South Africa has promoted Bernice Pillay to the position of associate director for business services and advisory at the Durban office. Pillay will have six members of staff reporting to her in the new role. Pillay is a qualified chartered accountant and joined BDO as an audit manager in Durban, 10 years ago. Source: 

Rushay Singh CA(SA) joins BDO as audit partner

BDO South Africa has appointed Rushay Singh as its new audit partner as the Pretoria office. Singh is a qualified chartered accountant, registered assessor, and registered auditor and joins BDO after owning and managing his own auditing and advisory practice for four years. Singh has 11 years' experience in the financial services sector and is a specialist in the auditing and consulting of public sector entities, the PFMA, MFMA, IFRS, and GRAP. S...More

Primedia Broadcasting strengthens leadership team with appointment of Lucy Diole CA(SA) as new CFO

Lucy Diole will take over as CFO from Michelle Sampson who is moving on to a new opportunity after more than a decade with Primedia Broadcasting. An SAICA accredited chartered accountant, Diole has more than 10 years post articles experience. She has served as CFO in her previous company, and has experience across the spectrum of financial management, audit and regulatory reporting . “As we strive to grow profits in a difficult economic climat...More

Senele Mbatha CA(SA) has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer, AIG Africa

AIG is pleased to announce that Senele Mbatha CA(SA) has been promoted to the role of Chief Financial Officer, AIG Africa. Senele will be responsible for all the financial functions including Controllership, Financial Planning & Analysis, Capital Management, Actuary, Tax and Financial Operations for AIG across Africa. Senele is a Chartered Accountant and has held a number of senior positions at AIG; his most recent role was that of Regulatory Co...More