JSE-listed African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited (AEEI), a diversified investment and empowerment company today announced the appointment of Mr Abdul Malick Salie as an Executive Director to the AEEI Limited Board, in the capacity of Chief Investment Officer (CIO) with immediate effect.
Mr Salie, a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) SA has more than 15 years’ experience holding numerous directorships in the Financial and Information Technology sectors. He brings expertise in commercial and financial disciplines and has been working as the head of corporate finance at the AEEI Group for more than 5 years.
Having previously served in various operational and financial roles in multinational groups such as Vodacom, Pioneer Foods and the Media 24 Group, Mr. Salie also has extensive experience in audit and regulatory environments both locally and internationally.
Mr Salie was also responsible for many acquisitions and instrumental in separately listing various divisions within the AEEI Group.
Khalid Abdulla, Group Chief Executive Officer of AEEI said ”The Board is excited with the appointment of Mr Salie who brings his wealth of experience and I look forward to working with him in his new role as Executive Director and CIO as well as his further contribution in the next growth phase of the group.