KPMG in South Africa
Bonolo Sinobolo is a Chartered Accountant (CA) (SA) with wide-ranging experience in Auditing, Human Resources and BEE Advisory roles. Upon completing her articles she had dual roles as audit manager and graduate recruitment manager. This role later evolved in her taking up a position as a BEE Transformation manager and ultimately being appointed as the Head of Transformation at KPMG responsible for implementing the firm’s internal BEE strategy across its business units nationally. She is currently an Associate Director in KPMG’s Corporate Finance Advisory Services and her role involves the disciplines of BEE ownership transactions, BEE Strategy formulation and implementation. Her industry experience is in the Mining, Telecommunications, Renewable energy, Manufacturing and Engineering amongst other industries. Key clients include ArcellorMittal, Cisco, Microsoft, DTI and various Renewable Energy IPP bidders.
Bonolo was instrumental in driving the annual KPMG BEE Survey into BEE transformation within businesses in South Africa which was endorsed by the Department of Trade and Industry as a positive contribution towards promoting BEE in South Africa. She is a trustee of the KPMG Black Female Empowerment Trust and the KPMG Provident fund. Her role in these structures is defining and monitoring the effective operation of these structures within KPMG and the Advisory function.