The SABC appoints James Aguma as chief financial officer

On 5 January 2015, the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) announced that James Aguma has been appointed as the corporation’s chief financial officer (CFO). Before this appointment, Aguma was in charge of strategy and audit matters for the organisation.

Aguma is a chartered accountant by profession and comes with a wealth of financial experience, joining the SABC from the auditor general’s office. He has extensive public sector experience, having worked with government departments and state owned enterprises (SOEs). He has also worked at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, where he was involved with major clients such as Rand Merchant Bank, Momentum Group, Bristol Meyers Squibb and the World Bank.