AECOM Africa: Joe Ndala

Joe Ndala has been CFO of AECOM Africa since April 2014.

Joe Ndala started work in 1992 at Kentz, an engineering firm as a project administrator, and trained to become a project accountant. In 2006 he became a business partner for the project management firm AR Process Projects. He is a Chartered Certified Accountant from UK and has a Masters of Accounting and Finance Management from Bristol University. He was appointed CFO of AECOM in April 2014.
He sees himself as an individual with excellent negotiation and problem-solving skills, and as very agile in identifying the root cause of any problem and developing effective solutions. 

He is a husband and father of two children. He loves watching soccer and socialising with family, friends and colleagues as well as chatting with his children while driving to school, and exercising.

Work
2014 – Present        CFO, AECOM Africa
2012 – 2014             Senior Financial Manager, Arup
2006 – 2012             FD, AR Process Projects 
2006 – 2006             Financial Controller, Yokogawa
2004 – 2005             Management Accountant, Transnet Fuel Solution
1992 – 2004             Projects Accountant, Finance/Projects Controls, Kentz 

Education
2010 – 2012             Masters Degree, Masters in Financial Management,                                                      University of the West of England
0000 – 0000             ACCA, Chartered Certified Accountant, London Business                                              School
0000 – 0000             B.Compt, Accounting, Auditing and Taxation, University of                                            South Africa

About AECOM: AECOM is a fully integrated professional and technical services firm. It designs, builds, finances and operates infrastructure assets around the world for public and private sector clients. AECOM understands Africa’s specific infrastructure needs, together with the inherent challenges of working on the continent.

AECOM has a presence on seven continents. It has 87 000 employees and is in 150+ countries with an annual turnover of US$17.4 billion.