We are a wholly owned subsidiary of the CSG Holdings Group, one of the market leaders is in the outsourced services sector. We offer a flat Management structure with access to all levels of Management, our team is always on call.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mbulelo has 15 years of catering experience in various sectors. He has worked in senior positions for some of the big players in the industry and has vast experience in operations. Mbulelo studied at the University of Fort Hare specialising in Business Economics and Industrial Psychology. Mbulelo started as a Unit Manager with Hospitality (Pty) Ltd (Sodexho), and moved up in his career to the position of Head of Operations at RoyalSechaba. Mbulelo holds a number of Directorships with the following companies: MAK Investments, an industrial catering company operating in Lesotho and South Africa; Realworx Investments, an investments and catering company, also operating in Lesotho and South Africa; Mochaline, a procurement company operating within the SADC region, with offices in South Africa and Zimbabwe. Mbulelo is also a Shareholder at Phakamani.
Vernè was one of the founding members of Ukweza when its catering division was established in 1993. She has in excess of 25 years’ experience in the food services industry. She initially started with one of the larger corporate companies in this industry and worked her way up through a number of positions before deciding to open her own company. Vernè is a respected member of the Business Woman’s Association.
Gary has been in the Catering and related services business for 25 years. He gained extensive experience in Restaurants before entering the Contract Catering Industry. Gary also has remote site management experience as well as having filled a number of Director positions within the Mvela Services Group. Gary also spent 3 years in the Contract Cleaning Industry filling positions of COO and CEO at Rebserve. Gary joined Ukweza as a Shareholder in 2010.
Veloshini is passionate about sharing knowledge and brings with her a wealth of experience and expertise to the Ukweza team. She completed her B.Com and B.Com Honours at the University of Natal, Veloshini is a qualified Chartered Accountant who achieved first time passes on her SAICA Board Exams and completed her articles at KPMG. With a background in auditing she entered the corporate finance sector where she held positions at BMW, Kumba and Aristocrat International. She has joined Ukweza as the Financial Director in 2016.
Liezl is the Managing Director of ConinghamLee & Associates, a specialist recruitment firm which has established roots with clients in the financial services, mining, manufacturing and supply chain & logistics sectors. She is energized by creating an empowered workforce and her experience lies in sustainable business growth through capitalizing on the strength of people. She studied a BA Honours at the University of Cape Town. She joined Ukweza as a executive Director in 2017.