Craig Sumption


Job Title: FD

Company: Hatch Africa


Craig Sumption joined Hatch Africa early in 2007 as the financial manager for a joint venture it was working on with two other consulting engineering firms. After five years, as the venture was winding down, he moved into a finance role within the company’s Infrastructure business unit. In 2015, he was promoted to regional director of finance for Hatch’s Africa, Europe, Middle East and India (AME) region.

Before that, he served as the financial director for various small companies, after completing his articles at Deloitte in 1992.

For his work as Hatch Africa's FD, Craig was nominated for the 2023 CFO Awards.

2015 – Present     FD, Hatch Africa
2012 – 2015          Finance: Infrastructure, Hatch Africa
2007 – 2012          Financial Manager, Hatch Africa Joint Venture
1992 – 2006          Financial Director, Vairious small companies
1989 – 1992          Articles, KPMG

1992                       CA(SA), SAICA
1988                       BAcc, Wits University
1984 – 1987         BCom, Wits University


About company: Hatch supplies engineering, project and construction, business consulting and operational services to the mining, metallurgical, energy and infrastructure industries.

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