Charter Global Management Accountant (ACMA, CGMA), Certified Internal Auditor, CA (SA), Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting, B Comm Accounting
Appointed: 12 March 2020
Expertise and experience:
Valentine Dzvova is a finance professional adept at finance processes design and implementation. She has a flair for risk management and governance backed up by more than 6 (six) years of experience in external and internal audit. She is a strategic business partner, with hands-on experience of collaborating with senior executives to meet strategic objectives of an organisation.
During the year under review, Valentine took over from Khalid Abdulla and was responsible for leading the implementation and execution of the Company’s approved strategy, policy and operational planning. She served as the chief link between management and the Board and is accountable to the Board.
She is responsible for aiding the achievement of performance goals, objectives and targets as well as maintaining an effective management team and management structure. She continued with the implementation of the Group’s Vision 2020 Vision strategy as approved by the Board. She reviewed the annual business plans and budgets that support the Company’s long-term view and made recommendations thereon. She ensured that the appropriate policies were formulated and implemented to guide activities across the Group and ensured that effective internal organisation and governance measures were deployed. She also steered the Company to respond adequately to the challenges posed by COVID-19.