International Panel Of Judges -The CFO 2018


Professor Cosmas Ambe, DTech; MCom
CEO, African Higher Education and Training Academy (AHETA)

Cosmas has served as an esteemed Judge of this competition since inception in 2016. He holds a Doctorate of Technology (D Tech) in Cost and Management Accounting with speciality in Environmental Management Accounting, a Master of Commerce (M Com) in Accountancy with a speciality in Strategic Management Accounting, and a BSc. Honours in Accounting. He is an astute researcher, consultant and trainer -and is currently the CEO of African Higher Education and Training Academy (AHETA) Pty Ltd.

He was previously, a Director of School and the Nedbank Chair in Accountancy at the University of Limpopo (UL) where he designed and successfully implemented a turnaround strategy, securing the University’s coveted accreditation with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). He managed the strategic and annual performance planning, monitoring, evaluation and reporting for the entire University, serving as strategic support to the Vice Chancellor and Principal. He has published widely and provides advisory services to local and international clients. His other prior roles include Associate Professor and Senior Lecturer.

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