Reggie Boqo, City of Johannesburg CFO, resigns

The City of Johannesburg’s chief financial officer, Reggie Boqo, who was nominated for the 2017 CFO of the Year Awards, has resigned. Reggie has said he intends to explore new ventures outside the Metro before his contract comes to an end in December.

The City said in a statement:

"Boqo has diligently served the City of Johannesburg since 2013 and leaves behind a competent team. The recruitment process is currently underway and a new group chief financial officer will be announced in due course."

A CA and graduate of the Wits University Business School's programme for municipal finance executives, Boqo joined the municipality in December 2013, following posts at Gobodo Incorporated Chartered Accountants, the Infrastructure Finance Corporation, and the Central Energy Fund.

According to the Metro, Ishwar Ramdas is currently acting as the group chief financial officer.