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Sindi Mabaso-Koyana

Sindi Mabaso-Koyana

Advanced Capital and Advanced Group of Companies (Executive Chairperson)

Sindi is the Co-founder and Executive Chairperson of Advanced Capital, an investment company invested predominantly in mining and industrial services.

She is one of the leading women and has held key positions in Corporate South Africa as the former Group Chief Financial Officer of Transnet – one of the largest African transport & logistics groups and the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA).  

Sindi was the Executive Partner at Ernst Young, heading Government and Public Sector across Africa.

Sindi is passionate about the development and promotion of women in general but more specifically in the Chartered Accounting profession, and was one of the founders of AWCA (African Women Chartered Accountants).

She is the past president of AWCA where she passionately led the growth of the organisation and spear-headed the establishment of AWCA Investment Holdings which she currently chairs.

A warm and passionate person, Sindi was named one of the country’s 20 most powerful business women by the Financial Mail, and was a Finalist of the 2004 Business Woman of the Year Award.

She qualified at Deloitte as a Chartered Accountant.

She currently sits on the board of Directors and Audit, Compliance and Risk Committees. Sindi has been recently appointed by FIFA as the Deputy Chair of their Audit & Compliance Committee as part of their Governance Reform.

Previous boards include South African Airways, MTN, Armscor and Brand South Africa.