Necsa: Hlengiwe Khumalo

Hlengiwe Khumalo has been the group chief financial officer of Necsa since February 2017.

Hlengiwe’s interests are largely in the development and implementation of the operational elements that are needed in the overall attainment of organisational goals, hence her interest in Business Management. 

She has worked for companies that include Standard Bank, IDC, Reuters, Tourism KZN, Sharks Board, KZN Arts & Culture and finally Necsa. She has served in various financial roles, including business banker, financial officer, projects admin Africa, financial accountant and chief financial officer. She has even served as acting chief executive officer for construction Industry Development Board, before finally becoming the CFO of Necsa.

Work
2017 – Present    Group Chief Financial Officer, Necsa
2012 – 2017         Acting Chief Executive Officer, Construction Industry Development Board
2008 – 2012         Chief Financial Officer, KZN Arts & Culture
2007 – 2008         Chief Financial Officer, Sharks Board KZN
2002 – 2007         Financial Accountant, Tourism KZN
1999 – 2002         Projects Admin Africa, Reuters
1997 – 1999         Financial Officer, Industrial Development Corporation of SA Ltd
1994 – 1997         Business Banker, Standard Bank South Africa

Education
2006 – 2008         MBL, UNISA
2006 – 2006         Post Grad Diploma in Business Management, University of KZN
1999 – 2003         B.Com, UNISA
1991 – 1994         National Diploma, Durban University of Technology
1989 – 1989         Matric, Inanda Seminary

About Necsa: Necsa is a state-owned company responsible for undertaking and promoting R&D in the field of nuclear energy and radiation sciences. It is also responsible for processing source material, including uranium enrichment, and co-operating with other institutions, locally and abroad, on nuclear and related matters.