Xolani Mbambo


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Company: Grindrod


Xolani Mbambo is a seasoned finance executive having worked in mining and logistics industries for over 15 years. He is a South African qualified CA with integrity and ability to translate strategic themes into actionable strategic and business plans. He has worked in different geographies and complex finance projects including SAP rollouts, HFM implementations, migration from UK GAAP to IFRS, implementation of shared services, driving cost saving initiatives and Greenfield coal mine implementation. He  CFO of Grindrod ofr 8 years. He then worked as CEO of Grindrod Freight. In 2023 he will take over as CEO of Grindrod Limited. Xolani was been nominated for the 2020 CFO Awards.

2023 - Present    CEO, Grinrod LTD
2021 - 2023         CEO Grindrod Freight
2013 – 2021        Chief Financial Officer, Grindrod
2001 – 2013         Various Finance Roles, Anglo American 

1993 – 1999         CA(SA), University of KZN 

About Grindrod: Grindrod is the holding company of a dynamic organisation listed on the JSE securities exchange with more than 100 years of experience in South Africa’s freight movement and related industries. Grindrod’s business is all about moving cargo by road, rail, sea and air, providing integrated logistical and specialised services en route. 


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