Meet our leaders

Meet the leadership team driving our vision, guiding our teams and helping our clients in South Africa to achieve high performance.
Meet Our Leaders
Vukani Mngxati

Country Managing Director – South Africa and GU Managing Director – Africa

Vukani Mngxati is the Country Managing Director for South Africa and GU Managing Director for Africa. With more than 18 years of consulting experience, Mngxati brings extensive experience in various strategic roles, combining technical expertise and business acumen. He also understands the local market and has been delivering real value as well as impact for public and private sector clients through innovative digital solutions.

Willie Schoeman

Managing Director

Accenture Technology

Willie has led the Accenture Technology practice in South Africa since 2007, turning it into a premier provider of technology solutions that helps clients achieve high performance. He helped set up a SAP Centre of Excellence and, in 2011, successfully launched Avanade, the joint venture company with Microsoft.

De Wet Bisschoff

Managing Director

Communications, Media & Technology

With 25 years’ experience in tech and telecoms, De Wet believes the convergence of wireline and wireless services holds huge potential for South Africa’s telecoms sector. He has led strategic transformation projects for clients across industry sectors in Africa and Europe.

Ntombi Mhangwani

Director for Integrated Marketing and Communications, and Women’s Forum Lead at Accenture Africa

Ntombi Mhangwani is the Director for Integrated Marketing and Communications, and Women’s Forum Lead at Accenture Africa.Mhangwani’s journalistic, marketing and communications experience spans a period of more than 20 years. She has a huge hunger for continued learning and is tasked to build strategic value and deliver personalised, unique marketing as well as communications experiences.

Livingstone Chilwane

Managing Director

Health & Public Service

Livingstone believes technological innovation can help healthcare, government and public service organisations streamline delivery and operate more efficiently as complexity in these sectors increases. He has 26+ years’ experience in consulting, with a strong ICT sector background. His focus: on doing work that matters in South Africa and Africa.

Kabelo Makwane

Managing Director

Accenture Operations in Africa

Kabelo Makwane is the Managing Director for Accenture Operations in Africa. Kabelo has also worked in the public and private sector, where he has directed the strategy for government in line with national priorities and delivered effective services to foster economic growth through innovation.

Michelle Smit

Managing Director – Finance, Africa

Michelle Smit is the director of Finance for Accenture in South Africa. She has overall responsibility for all matters relating to finance and controllership within Accenture’s South African subsidiaries and many of Accenture's offices in Africa, including Namibia, Botswana, Zambia and Kenya.

Cameron Tandy

Managing Director – Resources, Africa

Cameron Tandy leads Accenture’s Resources group in Africa. He has more than 20 years’ consulting experience, working extensively with energy, chemicals, mining and utilities companies. He has deep insight into the technology and digital impacts, opportunities and challenges facing resource sector businesses, and specialises in originating and guiding digital and large-scale technology programmes for these organisations.

Jigyasa Singh

Managing Director – Financial Services, Africa

Jigyasa Singh leads Accenture’s Financial Services (FS) business in Africa. She has almost two decades of experience across industry sectors. She has worked locally and abroad, leading the delivery of IT services to FS organisations. She is recognised for her ability to drive innovation and create robust platforms for growth for FS customer organisations.

Marlize Claasen

Managing Director – Products, Africa

Marlize Claasen leads Accenture's Products group, helping organisations across the retail, consumer packaged goods, automotive, travel and transport, industrial engineering and life sciences sectors to manage and execute transformation, and drive performance and growth.

Amantha Naidoo

Managing Director – Geographic Services, Africa

Amantha Naidoo leads Accenture’s Geographic Services in Africa. She is responsible for managing the provision of services and resources—from internal services to providers and infrastructure—to power Accenture’s business and people to deliver exceptional service to its clients across Africa. She has 16 years of strategy and consulting experience, and has been recognised for her success in initiating and implementing strategic, core and operations transformation programmes across the financial services industry.