MBA (UCT), BCompt (Hons), CTA (Unisa), Project Management (UCT), Member of Institute of Accounting and Commerce (MIAC)
Appointed: 29 August 2007
Nationality: South African
Expertise and experience:
Mr Khalid Abdulla is the CEO of the Group and is an executive director appointed by the Board. During the year under review he was responsible for leading the implementation and execution of the approved strategy, policy and operational planning. He served as the chief link between management and the Board and is accountable to the Board. He is responsible for aiding the achievement of performance goals, objectives and targets as well as maintaining an effective management team and management structures. He continued with the implementation of the Group’s Vision 2020 Vision strategy as approved by the Board. He reviewed the annual business plans and budgets that support the Company’s long-term view and made recommendations thereon. He ensured that the appropriate policies were formulated and implemented to guide activities across the Group and ensured effective internal organisation and governance measures were deployed.
Major directorships: Premier Fishing and Brands Ltd, BT Communication Services South Africa (Pty) Ltd, Saab Grintek Defence (Pty) Ltd, Health System Technologies (Pty) Ltd, espAfrika (Pty) Ltd, Bioclones (Pty) Ltd, Premier Fishing SA (Pty) Ltd, Puleng Technologies (Pty) Ltd, Kalula Communications (Pty) Ltd trading as Headsets Solutions, Orleans Cosmetics (Pty) Ltd, Tripos Travel (Pty) Ltd, AfriNat (Pty) Ltd and Magic 828 (Pty) Ltd