MUT Finance appoints Interim Director

Don Saunders

The Department of Finance at MUT has appointed an interim Director, Don Saunders. Saunders replaced Lungile Sikhakhane who left the University in December 2022.

Saunders; a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years of experience in auditing, accounting and related services; served as Managing Partner of SNG Grant Thornton for many years. He said his main priority at MUT “for now is to see audit process through, and thereafter focus on process improvement while doing the day-to-day duties”. Saunders joined the University on 1 March 2023.

He also worked at Walter Sisulu University and served in the public sector.