Hudaco Industries: Clifford Amoils

Clifford Amoils has been Financial Director at Hudaco Industries Limited since July 2009. He is also Non-Executive Chairman of Elvey Security Technologies.

Clifford Amoils was a partner at Grant Thorton for 21 years. He served as a member of their National Council and on their International Audit Advisory Committee. He attended Wits University where he earned a B.Acc in Accounting. In 2009 he was appointed to the board of Hudaco Industries Ltd where he has served ever since. He is a member of the GAAP Monitoring Panel of the JSE.

2009 – Present     Group Financial Director, Hudaco Industries Limited
2001 – 2009         Partner, Head of Audit, Grant Thornton South Africa
1988 – 2009         Partner, Grant Thornton South Africa

1979 – 1983          B.Acc, Accounting, University of the Witwatersrand
1974 – 1978          Highlands North Boys High

About Hudaco Industries: Hudaco Industries is a South African group specialising in the importation and distribution of high quality branded automotive, industrial and electrical consumable products, mainly in the southern African region.

Hudaco sources branded products, mainly on an exclusive basis, directly from leading international manufacturers and to a lesser extent from local manufacturers. The group has a network of specialised branches and independent distributors throughout southern Africa to ensure product availability to its customers. With the exception of DD Power, in which Deutz AG has a 30% share, all Hudaco businesses are 15% owned directly by BEE shareholders.

Turnover as at 30 November 2016 was R5.5bn. Number of employees in 2016 was 1004.