SABC appoints new CEO and CFO

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The SABC has announced the appointment of a permanent Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, after a long period of acting officials in the broadcaster’s top management positions.

The new CEO is Madoda Mxakwe, a former spokesperson for the Department of Public Service and Administration and currently an executive at Nestlé.

The incoming CFO is Yolande van Biljon, who has held senior posts at Denel and the Road Accident Fund.

They will join Chief Operating Officer Chris Maroleng to make up the SABC’s top management trio from next month.

SABC Board Chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini says, “This is very big for the SABC because stabilising the SABC at that level is very critical. It talks to our ability to comply with our mandate and regulations that govern what we have to do. So we’re very pleased as the Board of the SABC to announce the GCEO for the SABC which is Mr Madoda Mxakwe, effective from 1st of July of this year and the CFO of the SABC is going to be Miss Yolanda van Bijon, she will be starting on Monday.”

Click the link below to watch SABC Board Chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini….