Westfalia: Bongani Manzi

Bongani Manzi has been the General Finance Manager of Westfalia since July 2012.

Bongani Manzi studied Electromechanical Engineering at UCT for a year before realising he wanted a different career. He completed a Marketing and Business Management Diploma at Damelin, then did his B.Compt degree at the University of Transkei and completed his Honours at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He is a CA (SA). He did his articles at Nkonki and then worked for the group for another 18 months before joining the Hans Merensky Group. He was appointed Finance Manager in July 2012.

Work
2012 – Present    General Manager: Finance, Westfalia Ltd
2008 – 2012         Group Management Accountant, Hans Merensky Holdings
2006 – 2008         Audit Manager, Nkonki
2005 – 2006         Article Clerk, Nkonki

Education
2003 – 2003         B.Compt Hons, University of KwaZulu-Natal
2001 – 2003         B.Compt, University of Transkei
1999 – 2001         Marketing and Business Management Diploma, Damelin

About Westfalia Ltd: Westfalia is a multinational, 12-months-of-the-year supplier of fresh subtropical fruit and related products to international markets. Westfalia grows and sources avocados across the globe, and processes and packs related products such as avocado oil, guacamole and dried mango in its facilities.