Executive Team

Zadock Koola (CEO and Executive Chairman)

Zadock Koola the Chairman and CEO of ZK Advertising International which was the sole advertising agency and brand custodian which handled the Celtel and later Zain account in 15 Countries in Africa for 7 years. During this time ZK Advertising International helped grow the subscriber base to 50 million when Zain was sold to Airtel.

Konstant Scholtz (Group Managing Director)

MBA (Cum Laude) Regent University, USA, B. Comm Honours Investment Management University of the Free State, B. Comm Accounting UNISA, South Africa

Konstant is responsible to set direction, provide operational guidance and management toward effectively deliver the Group of companies overall business objectives, aligned with the Board’s overall vision and strategic objectives.

Due to the diverse nature of the Group which operate in multiple countries in Africa in variety of industries, including Media & Communications, Property investment and hospitality, he view is role as strategic, value adding and goal driven.

His responsibilities are broken down into taking the lead on overall business strategy and management, investment and financing, risk management and control, communication and human capital strategy and development.

Harish Kumar (Group Finance Manager)

MBA in Finance, M. Com & Systems Management

Harish is a top notch senior finance professional from India who has over 24 years of experience in the fields of Accounting, IFRS Management & Reporting, Finance, Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Project Finance, Debt Raising, MIS, Budgeting, Logistics, Import Documentations, Information Systems, Business Management, Planning, Commercial, Operations and Human Resources.

Harish has worked in various industries across India, Hong Kong, Singapore, Fiji Islands and Tanzania and brings with him a wide range of international exposure and experience to ZEK Group.

Enock Koola (Business and Finance Analyst)

BSc in Finance & Management (Cardiff Business School) and an MSc in Investment Management (Cass Business School)

Enock Koola is the newest member of the executive team acting as Business & Financial Analyst of the group. His role includes analyzing new business opportunities across the ZEK Group. Enock bodes 3 years experience in London working for a boutique corporate finance house and a venture capital firm specializing in research, analysis, modeling and risk management.

Lungile Molefe (Group Human Resource Manager)

National Diploma in Human Resources, and Btech Degree in Human Resources both obtained from the University of Johannesburg.

Lungile joined the ZEK Group on 01 October 2014, she has over seven years’ experience in the HR field, coupled with formal HR qualifications. She is registered with the South African Body for Personnel Practitioners as an HR Associate. She previously work for one of the largest HR consulting and recruitment companies, listed on the JSE as well as other private and state-owned companies. She brings vast experience with regards to human resources compliance, selection, recruitment and organisational human capital strategies.