2008 Tutu Fellow Siza Majola has been appointed Managing Director of Crawford Schools, reporting to the Group CEO of the AdvTech Group. She has held a number of key senior positions, with the most recent being Executive of Human Resources at ADvTECH. Siza spent the earlier years of her career working for the international mining giant, Rio Tinto as a Project Geologist and later as Senior Manager for External Affairs for the Africa region. Crawford Schools is a large South African private schools organisation comprising 22 schools from pre primary to college level. It says that it seeks to deliver academic excellence and to build graduates to become well-rounded and confident global influencers. The organisation is more than two decades old.
Siza has also worked for Royal Bafokeng Holdings, a community-based investment company. She has a BSC Honours degree an MBA and a PhD in Business Administration. You can view Siza's address below to parents, staff, and students about the impact COVID-19 has had on schooling and steps being taken to address the pandemic.