Magna Carta Reputation Management Consultants has announced the appointment of a new chief executive officer, effective September 2016. Sechaba Motsieloa, currently corporate affairs director at McDonald’s South Africa replaces current CEO, Vincent Magwenya, who is stepping down after having been with the TBWA\ Group for four-and-a-half years. Motsieloa started his career at SAB in 1997, is council […]
Magna Carta Reputation Management Consultants has appointed Moliehi Molekoa as acting managing director and Mary Gearing as acting deputy MD; the two have both have been with Magna Carta for 12 years. The positions will only be filled permanently in 2018. The current CEO, Sechaba Motsieloa, will be leaving Magna Carta to pursue interests outside […]
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