Ms Zandile Sithole
Ms Sindisiwe Zandile Sithole joined CEF in the capacity of General Manager: Corporate Services in August 2013.
Ms Sithole was a dynamic, academically astute leader with a wealth of experience in the Corporate Strategy, Human Capital Management, and Property Management fields.
She had a legal background with B.Juris and LL.B qualifications and an Honours Degree in Business Administration majoring in Strategic Human Resource Management from the University of KwaZulu Natal. She also had an MSc degree in Organisational Development and Change from the University of Manchester, UK and MBA from Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS).
She had extensive private and public sector experience with her last role before CEF being that of Group Executive responsible for Organisational Development for a leading retailer with operations in South Africa and the African continent. She enjoyed developing and implementing strategies for companies to ensure business competitiveness through innovative and cutting edge strategic human capital management practices.
Zandi was a British Chevening Scholar, and a Fellow of the AGLN, an Aspen (Denver, Colorado) based Leadership Network as well as an ALI Fellow which are the most influential African thought leaders. She was the former Chairperson of the KwaZulu Natal Liquor Board and a Director serving on the Sisonke Development Agency. She was married and blessed with a daughter, Khwezi.
MAY HER SOUL REST IN PEACE!