Siveshen Puckaree appointed FD of CBRE Excellerate's Sub-Saharan Africa Facilities Management division

Siveshen joins the group from Denel, where he served in various roles, including CFO of its Vehicle Systems business.

Global real estate services firm CBRE Excellerate has appointed Siveshen Puckaree as the new FD of its Sub-Saharan Africa Facilities Management division.

“I see myself as a business advisor to the other functions within the business,” Siveshen says. “I strongly believe that every decision has a financial impact within an organisation and that finance plays a critical role in guiding and advising the business accordingly.”

Siveshen joins CBRE Excellerate from Denel, where he most recently served as the group’s finance manager. Prior to that, he served as Denel Vehicle Systems’ acting CFO and CFO respectively.

Before that, he served in various accounting and finance roles at LignoTech South Africa and Deloitte.

Siveshen is a qualified CA and management accountant, and holds a BCom accounting and finance honours degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.