Date of appointment: 1st of March 2012
Peter Makaneta was appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the South African Human Rights Commission on the 1st of March 2012. Before being appointed as the CFO, Mr Makaneta was the Chief Audit Executive at the SAHRC, a position he held from the 1st of April 2010. In this capacity he led the Internal Audit function of the Commission.
Prior to joining the SAHRC, Mr Makaneta occupied the Senior Internal/External Audit positions at both public and private organisations, including MTN, SARS, Deloitte and the Auditor-General’s Office.
Mr Makaneta is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and holds three degrees, including a Masters in Business Leadership, Bachelor of Commerce Accounting (Honours) and a Bachelor of Commerce.
Mr Makaneta is the Acting Chief Executive Officer.