Deputy Chairman and Non-Executive Director
Vassi Naidoo is appointed on the Board of Black Mountain Mining Pty Ltd as Deputy Chairman and Non Executive Director since May 2020.
BCom, DipAcc, CA(SA), CD(SA) ICAEW, PMD (Harvard, USA)
Skills & Experience
Vassi was appointed to the boards of Nedbank Group Limited and Nedbank Limited as a non-executive director and Chair-designate on 1 May 2015 and then as Chairman on 11 May 2015.
On 1 November 2016 Vassi was also appointed as a senior independent director of Liquid Telecommunications Holdings Limited, which is based in Mauritius, and Chairman of Africa Property Development Managers/Gateway Delta Development Holdings. Vassi is also the Chairman of the WWF Green Trust.
Vassi was Chief Executive of Deloitte Southern Africa from 1998 to 2006, a member of the Deloitte UK executive from 2006 to 2009 and a member of the Deloitte Global executive from 2007 to 2011, and thereafter Vice-chair of Deloitte UK from 2009 to 2014. Vassi is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants, with honorary lifetime membership granted in 2011 for his contribution to the development of the profession in SA. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a Professor of Practice in the Department of Accountancy at the University of Johannesburg.
Vassi is a Chartered Director, CD(SA) and a member of the IOD(SA). He is a member of ICAEW and SAICA and was conferred honorary life membership of SAICA in 2011 for his contribution to the development of the profession in South Africa. He is also a Professor of Practice in the Department of Accountancy at the University of Johannesburg.
Expertise in accounting, auditing, retail and investment banking and other financial services. Experience in large corporates, corporate governance and stakeholder management and in doing business in emerging economies.