DINEO MOLEFE CA (SA)
Dineo Molefe has been the CFO of MTNSA, a subsidiary of MTN Group since November 2020.
Prior to MTNSA, she was first CFO then MD of T-Systems South Africa, part of the Deutsche Telekom
Group, from 2016 to 2020. She has many years of very successful corporate career, 12 of those in
executive and board level leadership roles.
As a Board member in numerous listed and unlisted entities, she possesses valuable experience of
operating at a strategic level and chairing board committees. Some of the Boards and Audit
Committees she has served on as an independent non-executive include Thebe Investment
Corporation, Clientele Limited, Accentuate, Safripol, Road Accident Fund and Spur Corporation
Limited, some of which she was chairperson of the Audit Committee.
In her career, Dineo has also owned a food and clothing retail franchise business with two business
partners not long after qualifying as a CA (SA). This further added to her experience in business
management, operations and financial planning and execution.
She completed her first degree at UNISA, then obtained her Honours in Accounting and later qualified
as a Chartered Accountant (CA) SA in 2003. After obtaining a Masters’ Degree in International
Accounting from the University of Johannesburg in 2010, she went on to complete an Advanced
Management Programme from Wharton Business School, Pennsylvania in 2012.
Skills development and contributions to society
Dineo is a passionate advocate for skills development for young people and personally does coaching
and mentoring. She often speaks at various events on the topics of leadership, women advancement
and gender equality. She previously served as a trustee of the Thebe Foundation, which seeks to
empower the community through education. She has been featured in numerous publications that
profile successful women.
- Winner 2018: Gender Mainstreaming Awards - Positive Role Model.
- Winner 2020: South African Professionals Awards - Professional of the Year Award in the
Digital Industry Class of the Commerce, Law and Management Category.