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 climate and with complex social responsibilities as business leaders, the role of CFO is more critical than ever,” said CEO Omar Essack.
“Lucy has proved to have all of the necessary skills and experience to handle the multiple challenges and responsibilities that will be placed on her.”
Lucy will work with Michelle until Michelle’s departure in August to ensure a smooth handover of this weighty portfolio.