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Maya Makanjee


Maya was the former CEO of FinMark Trust, and prior to that, Corporate Affairs Director at SAB Miller and Nestle. Maya is also a non-executive director of Tiger Brands Limited, Mpact, AIG, Truworths International, NOSA, FEM Education Foundation and the Nelson Mandela Foundation. She has held various senior executive positions in the financial services, management consulting, telecommunications, and fast-moving consumer goods industries. Maya joined Vodacom on 1 June 2012.

Qualifications 
  • Master of Business Leadership (MBL), Universityof South Africa
  • BCom degree, University of KwaZulu-Natal
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance, University of Mumbai 
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