Bheki Vilakazi named new MD of SVA International
Bheki Vilakazi has been appointed managing director of SVA International (SVAI), effective October 2021. SVAI is a member of the GIBB Group of Companies and GIBB Engineering.
Vilakazi is an economics graduate from the University of the Witwatersrand, with supplementary certificates in corporate governance, executive development and construction management from Rand Afrikaans University, Wits Business School and Stellenbosch University respectively. Currently, he is completing his MBA at the Business School Netherlands.
“My goal is to provide clarity of direction and pull everyone in the company around the same vision, while also ensuring that the business is properly diversified, with a continuing focus on business development,” says Vilakazi.
“It’s our pleasure to welcome Mr. Vilakazi to SVAI and by extension the GIBB Group. We look forward to a sustained and fruitful tenure. We have full confidence in his ability to further enhance SVAI’s legacy of offering inclusive design-led, creative and viable solutions to our clients,” says GIBB Group CEO Richard Vries.