March 8, 2019

NFVF Appoints New CEO

The National Film & Video Foundation (NFVF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Makhosazana Khanyile as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from 1 April 2019.

Ms Khanyile brings a wealth of experience, having worked for a number of companies in the broadcast industry. She currently holds the position of Director of Marketing: Africa Division for Fox News International.

The appointment follows a rigorous, independent assessment process that saw the commissioning of an independent board of experts constituted to assess and select the best possible candidates for the position.

“The selection and appointment process was beyond reproach, and we are confident that Ms Khanyile will take the NFVF to greater heights and position the South African film industry as a key player on the global stage,” said Chairperson Phil Molefe.

The NFVF Council also wishes to thank Mr Shadrack Bokaba for the stability and leadership he provided during his tenure as the Acting CEO.