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Cecil Maswanganyi – Group Chief Executive Officer

BCompt (UNISA)
MBL (UNISA)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Taxation (UNISA)
Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting (CIMA)

Cecil Maswanganyi is an executive director at Simeka where he fulfils the role of the Group Chief Financial Officer for the Simeka Group of Companies; he has worked in various managerial roles of at some of the leading organisations in the private sector and the public sector. Cecil started his career at Arthur Andersen where he completed his accounting articles, and there after he went on to join (SAB Beer Division) now SABMiller as a management trainee, where was involved various projects that ware geared at improving operational efficiency at a manufacturing plant. Thereafter he joined Standard Bank head office, where he worked on a number of internal projects, including a project where he was part of a team that designed and implemented an Activity Based Costing tool for all the retail banking products of the bank.

He also has extensive experience in the public sector having worked as a public servant in the Gauteng Provincial Government Treasury. He was instrumental in setting up the reporting systems including piloting the multi year budgeting approach for government, which was eventually adopted as the preferred budgeting approach for both National and Provincial Government. During his time at the Provincial Treasury, he was involved in various transformation initiatives including the conceptualization, design and implementation of the Gauteng Share Service Centre (He is one of the few local experts on Shared Services in Government). Cecil has also spent some time at Transnet as Group GM Strategy as well as worked for Accenture focusing on public sector consulting where he was involved in groundbreaking projects both in SA and Australia. Since joining Simeka, Cecil has served on a number of boards, including the following companies; Simeka Group, Vusani Properties, Fintech, Gobodo Forensic and Investigative Accountants, Europe Assistance, Adcorp Holdings and also serves as a member of the audit committee for United Manganese of Kalahari.

Cecil Maswanganyi – Group Chief Executive Officer

BCompt (UNISA)
MBL (UNISA)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Taxation (UNISA)
Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting (CIMA)

Cecil Maswanganyi is an executive director at Simeka where he fulfils the role of the Group Chief Financial Officer for the Simeka Group of Companies; he has worked in various managerial roles of at some of the leading organisations in the private sector and the public sector. Cecil started his career at Arthur Andersen where he completed his accounting articles, and there after he went on to join (SAB Beer Division) now SABMiller as a management trainee, where was involved various projects that ware geared at improving operational efficiency at a manufacturing plant. Thereafter he joined Standard Bank head office, where he worked on a number of internal projects, including a project where he was part of a team that designed and implemented an Activity Based Costing tool for all the retail banking products of the bank.

He also has extensive experience in the public sector having worked as a public servant in the Gauteng Provincial Government Treasury. He was instrumental in setting up the reporting systems including piloting the multi year budgeting approach for government, which was eventually adopted as the preferred budgeting approach for both National and Provincial Government. During his time at the Provincial Treasury, he was involved in various transformation initiatives including the conceptualization, design and implementation of the Gauteng Share Service Centre (He is one of the few local experts on Shared Services in Government). Cecil has also spent some time at Transnet as Group GM Strategy as well as worked for Accenture focusing on public sector consulting where he was involved in groundbreaking projects both in SA and Australia. Since joining Simeka, Cecil has served on a number of boards, including the following companies; Simeka Group, Vusani Properties, Fintech, Gobodo Forensic and Investigative Accountants, Europe Assistance, Adcorp Holdings and also serves as a member of the audit committee for United Manganese of Kalahari.