After the departure of Brett Goschen, Ralph Mupita has been appointed by MTN Group as its new Chief Financial Officer.
In a statement released by the group’s corporate affairs, Ralph Mupita has been appointed to the position of Group Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of MTN Group and his appointment take effect from 3 April 2017.
Mupita is currently Chief Executive of Old Mutual Emerging Markets and has extensive experience in the financial services sector, having had a distinguished career at Old Mutual over the last 16 years.
The board of directors of MTN Group, following accepted standard governance practice, is assured that Mupita is suitable to take on this important role and responsibility, taking into account his background in the highly regulated and well-developed risk framework in the financial services sector.
The statement said, “Gunter Engling, currently Acting Group CFO, will assume the position of Deputy Chief Financial Officer, with effect from 3 April 2017, reporting to Ralph Mupita”.