Shauket Fakie is a non-executive director of Right to Care and a member of the Audit and Risk Committee. He has over 40 years in accounting, auditing, consulting and advisory work locally and internationally, but is probably best remembered as South Africa’s former auditor-general, a position he held for seven years. He has worked in the accounting field in South Africa and Australia and is a member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants.
As chairperson of the Panel of United Nations Auditors, he contributed significantly to enhancing the standards and quality of UN audits. In 2007 he took on the role of Group Executive for Business Risk Management at MTN until his retirement in 2015. Fakie also serves as non-executive director of MTN and Allianz.