SABC: Yolande van Biljon

Yolande van Biljon has been the Chief Financial Officer of The South African Broadcasting Corporation since 25 June 2018.

Yolande van Biljon has a Masters of Commerce in Taxation from the University of Pretoria and a B.Compt from UNISA. She was appointed CFO of the SABC in June 2018. Prior to this she worked as a CFO at the RAF, Denel Dynamics and GladAfrica. At the Road Accident Fund she was part of the team executing a turnaround strategy in the institution as well as overseeing the imminent transition to a new legislative dispensation. Yolande also worked as a Financial Manager at Smartnet, Topmed Healthcare Distributors and ITI Online. She was also an Auditor at BDO Spencer Steward

Work 
2018 - Present    Chief Financial Officer, SABC
2017 – 2018        Group Chief Financial Officer, GladAfrica Group of Companies
2014 – 2017        Chief Financial Officer, Road Accident Fund
2008 – 2014        Chief Financial Officer, Denel Dynamics
2007 – 2008        Manager: Financial Accounting & Acting CFO, Denel Dynamics
2000 – 2006        Financial Manager, Topmed Healthcare Distributors (Pty) Ltd
1998 – 2000        Financial and Operations Manager, ITI Online (Pty) Ltd
1997 – 1998        Financial Manager, Smartnet
1996 – 1997        Assistant Compliance Officer, Global Asset Management 
1993 – 1996        Audit Senior, BDO Spencer Steward

Education
2001 – 2005        M.Com, Taxation, University of Pretoria
2001 – 2001        B.Com Hons, Accounting and Business/Management,                                                 University of Pretoria
1993 – 1993        B.Compt Hons, Accounting and Business/Management, UNISA
1989 – 1992        B.Com, Accounting and Business/Management, UJ

About SABC: The South African Broadcasting Corporation is the state broadcaster in South Africa, and provides 19 radio stations as well as five television broadcasts to the general public. The SABC inspires change through enriching, credible, relevant and compelling content that is accessible by all.