Ms Azwianewi Mavis Madzhie

Ms Azwianewi Mavis Madzhie has been appointed as the University of Venda’s Director Financial Management and Reporting effective from 04 January 2022. She graduated with a BCom Accounting degree from UNIVEN and went on to complete her CTA Level 2 (Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Accounting Science at UNISA (NQF level 8). Ms Madzhie further completed the SAICA ITC exam (Part 1 Board Exam) and is currently an APC candidate (SAICA final board exam). She is also a registered Professional Accountant (SA) with the South African Institute of Professional Accountants. Moreover, Ms Madzhie is studying towards a Master of Business Administration degree at Regent Business School. Her other qualifications include: CPMD (Municipal Finance) from WITS University; Advanced Taxation from North-West University and an Executive Leadership Municipal Development Programme from the University of Pretoria. 

Mavis Madzhie has over 20 years of working experience in the field of finance. Before joining UNIVEN, she was the Director Finance at Gauteng Provincial Legislature. She has also worked as the Chief Financial Officer at Thulamela Municipality. 

Mr Botwe Kraziya, UNIVEN CFO, explained Ms Madzhie as someone who has the potential to position UNIVEN for impact and relevance and has wished her well in her new role as the Director Financial Management and Reporting. 

UNIVEN Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Dr Bernard Nthambeleni welcomes Ms Mazhie in her new role as the Director Financial Management and Reporting. He urged the University Community to give Ms Madzhie the necessary support in her new role. 

Issued by: 

Department of Marketing, Branding & Communication 
University of Venda 
Tel: (015) 962 8525 /8710 
Date: 13 January 2022