Kholiwe Makhohliso in the position of Country Leader for South Africa effective April 1st 2018.
Makhohliso takes over from Mohamed Cassoojee who decided to leave the business at the end of February 2018.
Makhohliso will be reporting to Philippe La Fornara, Software AG President for EMEA region.
Makhohliso has more than 22 years of experience in various businesses. She joined Oracle in July 2011 as a Head of Public Sector Applications. Her passion, drive, enthusiasm, commitment and success in this role saw her promoted to Senior Director and Later Country MD and Technology Leader of Oracle South Africa.
Makhohliso left Oracle in June 2017 to pursue business interests and complete her studies at Harvard.
She previously worked for Accenture for 7 years and held various roles including Senior Manager for Consulting, Business Development Executive and Sales Director.
Prior to that she was a Senior Auditor with Firm Chartered Accountants, PDB Pretorius Dondashe, where she completed her audit articles, a position she held for over 7 years.