BOAF inducts Mr. Benedictus Makumbe to Africa’s 10,000 Points of Light
“On behalf of the Banking on Africa’s Future, it is my pleasure to welcome Mr. Benedictus Makumbe (BOAF00007) to the prestigious 10,000 Points of Light community being persons who possess performance and relationship currencies are worth of noting and showcasing in a highly competitive global ecosystem,” said Mr. Mutumwa Mawere a of the 1873 FM radio www.the1873fm.com and the 1873 Network www.the1873network.org.
Mr. Makumba holds B. Com and B.Com (Honours) degrees in Accounting and Finance from the University of Johannesburg as set out below:
He also holds the following professional qualifications:
He began his professional career in March 2012 as a Financial Management Tutor at the University of Johannesburg followed by a stint as a Financial Markets Analyst and Trader in January 2016.
In February 2014, he joined SNG Grant Thornton as a Trainee Chartered Accountant and rose through the ranks to assume the position of Manager in January 2017.
In February 2019, he joined the firm of EY as a Manager.
Mr. Makumbe is Mr. Mawere’s connection who invited him to be part of the class of 10000 POL and they share 447 mutual connections.
“Our objective is to efficiently and effectively build a bank of 10,000 names like Mr. Makumbe who have currency in their persons and work ethic to begin to answer the question why it is the case that it is often impossible to transform connections into communities.
The POL community is just one of many attempts powered by our radio station to build communities within which sponsors, employers and clients can be easily and conveniently accessed,” said Ms. Natterly Otto, a member of the 1873 Network www.the1873network.org.
What is Mr. Makumbe known for? Below is what people say about him in his absence.
“This project is about growing one’s power by giving it away through self-promotion. The voice of the person like Mr. Makumba is at the heart of his power hence the reason why the radio www.the1873fm.com is promoting this initiative to give a voice to aspirational people who know the power of branding in broadening and deepening the opportunity space,” said Mr. Mawere.