Members in Business Committee

Last Updated Friday, February 9, 2018 08:29:53 AM

Members in Business Committee:

Current information shows that more than 50% of SAICA members in the Eastern Region are employed in Commerce and Industry. The Members in Business seek to represent these Chartered Accountants by ensuring that SAICA takes heed of and addresses their concerns and also hosts relevant events.

The committee consists of members from various industries and backgrounds.

The committee's recent activities include:

  • Involvement in various submissions – for example, the revised Companies Act,
  • Discussions on the new training model, competency framework and the revised CPD programme; and
  • Discussion on various current economic trends i.e. financial crisis and KZN economic growth report.
  • Facilitation of business breakfasts and armchair discussions in the region.
  • Actively support and promote its members' needs within SAICA.
  • Identify, discuss and facilitate the resolution of issues of regional interest and importance.
  • Uphold the integrity and standards of the profession.
  • Facilitate and encourage membership involvement in the institute and lobby the interests.
  • Research emerging world trends in reporting and financial governance.
  • Ensure and support transformation initiatives and ensure that our objectives are in line.

The Members in Business committee for 2014/2015 comprises of the following members:

  MIB Committee  
Structure First Name Last Name  
Vice-Chairman Thomas Woods Mass Discounters
  Akash Singh Independent
  Andrew Westermeyer RCL Group Services (PTY) Ltd
  Aruna Baijnath Tsogo Sun KZN
  Harish Ramsumer PWC
  Keith Flack SAPS
  Louise Nair A1 Capital
  Mark Stirton Mr Price Group
  Yusuf Vawda Flowcrete
  Zain Mitha Sure Mitha's Travel
  Sinempilo Nxele Tongaat Hulett
  Dlamini Zakheni SA Homeloans
  Alistair Petticrew Hulamin
  Damian Judge Kaytech
  Deshan Chetty Deloitte
  Irshaad Soomar EY
  Kaamil Motala Deloitte
  Nirakasha Sookraj Bidvest
  Xoliswa Hlongwane Ethekwini Municipality
  Zaid Kadwa Toyota South Africa


See available vacancies on this committee (100Kb PDF)