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AGM 2016

Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa held its Annual General Meeting in Killarney, Johannesburg on Wednesday 8 June 2016.

The honorary officers for 2016/7 were elected as follows:

  • Karyn Southgate as President,
  • Shamida Smit as Senior Vice President,
  • Sikkie Kajee as Vice President and
  • Johann Neethling as Past President.

* All resolutions were passed.
* CEO Stephen Sadie delivered an overview of 2015 that included information on students, members, events, marketing, finance and international.
* Lynda Eatwell received a commendation for meritorious service for her work on getting commissioner of oath status for CSSA members.
* Guests mingled with members of the CSSA board, colleagues and friends as the proceedings closed with a cocktail evening.


Johann Neethling hands over the Presidency to Karyn Southgate

Karyn Southgate, President & Shamida Smit, Senior Vice President

Sikkie Kajee, Vice President

Sipho Mahlangu, Elize Strauss, Freda Moloi, Sandile Mbhamali & Brian Dialwa

Stephen Sadie presents an overview of 2015

Geoff Watrus & Robert Likhang

Herman Kocks, Natasha Bouwman & Jill Parratt

Shamida Smit, Jenny Maybery, Karyn Southgate & Stephen Sadie

Lynda Eatwell & Ophelia Akosah

AGM 2015

On Wednesday evening 10 June 2015, Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa held its Annual General Meeting in Killarney, Johannesburg. We had a very encouraging turnout of almost 50 members.

The honorary officers were elected for 2015/6 as follows

  • Johann Neethling as President,
  • Karyn Southgate as Senior Vice President,
  • Shamida Smit as Vice President and
  • Zernobia Lachporia as Past President.

* All resolutions were passed.
* CEO Stephen Sadie delivered an overview of 2014 that included information on student profile, member profile, assessment, events and challenges facing CSSA.
* Joel Wolpert was awarded the Distinguished Service Award posthumously.
* Guests mingled with members of the CSSA board, colleagues and friends as the proceedings closed with a cocktail evening.


Neil Gove reviews the Integrated Report

Members vote for each resolution

Sydwell Vushamakota (left)

CEO Stephen Sadie gave an overview of 2014

Alvaro Damas takes part in the Q & A

Members

CSSA Director, Sikkie Kajee, answers questions regarding the financials

CSSA Director, Rob Furney counts the votes

Member Rob Hooier

Zernobia Lachporia hands over the Presidency to Johann Neethling

Johann Neethling hands over the Snr Vice Presidency to Karyn Southgate

Karyn Southgate hands over the Vice Presidency to Shamida Smit

The Distinguished Service Award was awarded to Joel Wolpert posthumously

AGM 2014

On Wednesday 11 June, Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa held its Annual General Meeting in Killarney, Johannesburg.

The honorary officers for 2014/2015 are as follows:

  • Zernobia Lachporia as President
  • Johann Neethling as Senior Vice President
  • Karyn Southgate as Vice President
  • Raymond Pillay as Past President.
  • Guests mingled with members of the CSSA board, colleagues and friends as the proceedings closed with a cocktail evening.

All resolutions were passed.

Joel Wolpert, Robert Likhang, Sandile Mbhamali,
Nicky Edmunds, Bert Kok, Zernobia Lachporia
Stephen Sadie and Mike Dyke
Zernobia Lachporia (President), Johann Neethling (Senior Vice President)
Herman Koch, Carina Wessels, Johann Neethling, Jill Parratt
Eugene Shepherd, Kobus Bosman, Alvaro Damas, Sandy van Niekerk

 

AGM 2013

On Wednesday evening 15th May 2013, Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa held its Annual General Meeting in Killarney, Johannesburg.

Members of the Board at the AGM

Highlights:

  • The honorary officers were elected for 2013/4 as follows: Raymond Pillay as President, Zernobia Lachporia as Senior Vice President, Johann Neethling as Vice President and Carina Wessels as Past President.
  • Carina Wessels delivered a presentation addressing highlights since the last AGM
  • Guests mingled with members of the CSSA board, colleagues and friends as the proceedings closed with a cocktail evening.
Stephen Sadie, Carina Wessels and Joel Wolpert welcome all in attendance
Members vote for the passing of a resolution
Carina Wessels congratulates the new President of CSSA – Raymond Pillay
Senior Vice President Zernobia Lachporia hands over the role of Vice President to Johann Neethling
Raymond Pillay, Zernobia Lachporia, Johann Neethling and Carina Wessels

AGM 2012

On Wednesday evening 16th May 2012, Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa held its Annual General Meeting at their office in Killarney, Johannesburg.


From left- Nicky Edmunds, Past President; Carina Wessels, President & Zernobia Lachporia, Vice President



From left- Stephen Sadie, CEO; Nicky Edmunds, Past President & Carina Wessels, President


Highlights:

  • The honorary officers were elected for 2012/3 as follows: Carina Wessels as President, Raymond Pillay as Senior Vice President, Zernobia Lachporia as Vice President and Nicky Edmunds as Past President.
  • The Special Distinguished Service Award was presented to Robert Lees for his actions in representing members on international issues.
  • CEO Stephen Sadie delivered a presentation addressing highlights since the last AGM and he also gave an update on International matters.
  • New members of the Board were introduced: Sandile Mbhamali, Sikkie Kajee, Herman Kocks, Chris Wilson, Karyn Southgate and Johan Neethling.
  • Guests mingled with members of the CSSA board, colleagues and friends as the proceedings closed with a cocktail evening.
Bob Lees accepts the Special Distinguished Service award
Bob Lees and Carina Wessels
Carina Wessels congratulates Zernobia Lachporia on becoming Vice President
From left - Bob Lees, Pat Smit, Mr Damas
From left - John Roberts, Richard Grant & Robert Likhang
From left-Andy Sello, Robert Likhang, Zernobia Lachporia & Sandile Mbhamali
From left-Bob Lees, Jill Parratt & Bert Kok
From left-Sikkie Kajee & Brian Dialwa
Herman Kocks, Carina Wessels, Nicky Edmunds
Members and Directors mingle at the cocktail function

AGM 2011

On Thursday evening 12th May 2011, Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa held its Annual General Meeting. This was the first time the AGM was held at the Institute's new office in Killarney.

Raymond Pillay, Vice President, Nicky Edmunds, President, Carina Wessels, Senior Vice President

Highlights:

  • The honorary offices were elected for 2011/12 as follows: Nicky Edmunds as President, Carina Wessels as Senior Vice President and Raymond Pillay as Vice President.
  • The Distinguished Service Award was given to Bonny Thebenyane from Botswana.
  • Overall it was good to see that our members are positive and it was clearly communicated that the CSSA has its members interests as top priority.
  • Members got to see our new office and mingled with colleagues and friends as the proceedings closed with a cocktail evening.
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CarinaWessels and Raymond Pillay
Bert Kok and Nicky Edmunds
Nicky Edmunds presents Bonny
with a Distinguished Service Award
Stephen Sadie delivers the CEO's report

 

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