Thobeka Ntshiza


Job Title: CFO

Company: Zeda


Thobeka Ntshiza was been the FD at Zeda since 2022. Before this she was the CFO of Southern Africa, and she was the CFO for Avis Fleet prior to that.

Thobeka is a professional accountant and passionate about talent development, coaching and mentoring. She has gained experience in automotive, FMCG and Manufacturing environments and was a Top 35 under 35 CAs in South Africa finalist in 2015. 

Before she joined Avis she was the FD at Barloworld Logistics. Thobeka serves as a council member of Children of the Dawn, a foundation which takes cares of orphans in South Africa. Prior to joining Barloworld Logistics, she served in various financial roles at Aveng Manufacturing, Coca-Cola South Africa and Sasol Technology. She completed her articles with Sasol Chemical Industries

Thobeka has a higher national diploma in organisational leadership and a certificate in management development from Towerstone and the University of Pretoria respectively. She holds various leadership qualifications in addition to her two post-graduate degrees in Accounting and Financial Management from the University of KwaZulu Natal. Thobeka further completed the International Executive Development Programme: Development Finance with Regenesys Business School in 2021

Thobeka has been nominated for the 2024 CFO Awards for her work as the CFO of Zeda.

2022 – Present    Finance Director, Zeda Limited
2020 – 2022         Chief Financial Officer, Avis Southern Africa
2020 – 2020         Chief Financial Officer, Avis Fleet
2018 – 2019         Financial Director, Barloworld Logistics: Supply Chain Management
2018 – Present    Council Member, Children of the Dawn
2013 – 2019         Audit Committee Member, Robben Island Museum
2011 – 2018         Financial Executive, Aveng Manufacturing
2010 – 2011         Financial Services Manager, The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation
2008 – 2011         Budget and Financial Analyst, Coca-Cola South Africa
2006 – 2008         Financial Accountant, Sasol Technology
2004 – 2006         Article Clerk, Sasol Chemical Industries

2015 – 2015         Higher National Diploma: Organisational Leadership, Towerstone
2014 – 2014         Certificate, Management Development, University of Pretoria
2003 – 2003         B.Com Honours, University of KZN
1996 – 1998         Matric, Westville Girls High

Zeda – Connecting humanity

About company: Zeda Limited is one of Africa's largest and only integrated mobility solutions provider. 

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