NFVF appoints new CEO

Makhosazana Khanyile has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the National Film & Video Foundation (NFVF), effective 1 April 2019.

Khanyile brings a wealth of experience, having worked for a number of companies in the broadcast industry. She currently holds the position of Director of Marketing: Africa Division for Fox News International.

The appointment follows a rigorous, independent assessment process that saw the commissioning of an independent board of experts constituted to select the best possible candidate for the position.

“The selection and appointment process was beyond reproach, and we are confident that Miss Khanyile will take the NFVF to greater heights and position the South African film industry as a key player on the global stage,” said NFVF chairperson Phil Molefe.