Vukani Mngxati is the chief executive officer at Accenture Africa and is focused on driving the company’s growth strategy. He is also a board member at Endeavor South Africa.
He joined Accenture in 2000 and before leaving the company in 2006 to follow his entrepreneurial interests.
When he returned to Accenture in 2010, he had developed a great understanding of the African business space and remains motivated by how digital technologies can transform businesses and societies.
He was previously the managing director for Accenture’s Health and Public Service division, and this experience also gives him impressive knowledge of the public sector.
Mngxati has over 18 years of consulting experience, and his broad knowledge spans various strategic roles – resulting in a valuable blend of technical expertise and business acumen.
In this episode of Business Talk, Mngxati gives insight into how he approaches the concept of leadership and explains how he has dealt with the challenges caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Mngxati talks about how South Africa’s economic growth problem can be overcome as the country emerges from the pandemic.
He also explains what businesses can do to get a head start in a world that is vastly different from what it was prior to the pandemic.
The full interview is embedded below. You can find all Business Talk with Michael Avery interviews here.