2016 Judges

Thembeka Semane

Thembeka Semane

Miss Semane is a business professional with sixteen years work experience in areas of Corporate Strategy, Business Systems Implementation (ISO 9001:2008), Big Capital Project Financing (compliance and monitoring), Corporate Governance, and Financial Management. She also has nine years governance experience that she gained whilst serving in various Boards, Audit and other Committees as well as a Rental Tribunal. This is coupled with good research and analytical skills. She is also passionate about good corporate governance practices, with emphasis on leadership effectiveness and business system improvements. Academically she holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (PDBA) from the University of Pretoria`s Gordon Institute of Business Science (Gibs), BCOM- Accounting and she is also a qualified Banker with CAIB (SA) from the Institute of Bankers of South Africa, specializing in Risk Management and Management of Credit Risk. She is also a registered Business Accountant in Practice with the Southern African Institute for Business Accountants. She also has a Corporate Governance course (Board Level) from the Institute for Chartered Corporate Secretaries Southern Africa (ICSA).