Group Five: Christina Teixeira

Christina Teixeira was the Chief Financial Officer of Group Five from 2008 to December 2018.

Christina Teixeira obtained her B.Com degree from Wits University. She received her honours degree from UNISA. She did her articles at Coopers & Lybrand, which subsequently became PwC. She worked as a Senior Audit Manager for five years. Christina joined Group Five in 2002 and within six years she was CFO, becoming the youngest and first female CFO at Group Five. In 2018 Christina resigned as Group Five's CFO.

In 2008 she did an Advanced Management Programme in France at INSEAD. 

2008 – 2018        Chief Financial Officer, Group Five Ltd
2002 – 2008         Accountant, Group Five Ltd
1997 – 2002         Senior Audit Manager, PwC
1997                       Article Clerk, Coopers & Lybrand 

2008                       Advanced Managed Programme, INSEAD, France
                                B.Com Hons, UNISA
                                B.Com, Wits University
1979 – 1990         St Catherine’s Convent

About Group Five Ltd: Group Five operates in the infrastructure, energy, resources and real estate sectors. Their capabilities encompass project development, investment, construction, operations and maintenance and the manufacturing and supply of construction products. Headquartered in South Africa, they are largely focused on sub-Saharan Africa. They also operate in countries in Europe. They employ over 8000 people and have operating experience in 28 countries. 

Group Five reported a revenue of R10.8 billion in 2017 with 8 472 employees.