Derek Watson: Director of Finance
Derek Watson brings four decades of experience as an accounting, finance and human resources executive to AFAP. He is a chartered accountant in South Africa and an expert in the application of the country’s Black Economic Empowerment policies, a program that redresses socio-economic inequalities in South Africa.
In his career, Watson has served as a transformation officer, finance director, controller, accountant and auditor in the private sector in South Africa. He has held positions with companies including the MIB Group, Glenrand MIB Limited, Orbijet and Templeton, Strong, Vignazia & Company, an auditing firm.