Qualification: CA(SA), MBA
Appointed: April 2016
Classification: Independent non-executive
Babalwa was appointed to the Board on 1 April 2016 and is the CEO of Sinayo Securities (Pty) Limited, a women owned and managed securities firm. Prior to this she was the Financial Director of Safika Holdings Limited, Group Chief Internal Auditor of Nedbank Limited, an audit partner at Nkonki Chartered Accountants and, thereafter, a partner at Deloitte (Financial Institutions Services Team). Babalwa is the founding chairman of African Women Chartered Accounts (AWCA), She is, amongst others, a non-executive director and member of the audit committees of Barloworld Limited, Implats Limited and Group Five Limited and brings considerable financial and commercial experience to the Board.
Babalwa is a member of the Audit & Risk Committee.