Khumbu holds a B.Com (Educ.) degree from the University of Durban -Westville, MBA from the North-West University and Advanced Leadership Program from the Kelloggs Business School, University of North Western. Khumbu is a highly experienced Oil and Gas executive with more than 20 years’ experience in the sector. He has had executive roles in Logistics, Sales, Marketing, Strategy and Business Development at BP, Masana, PetroSA and ECS
He has a proven international track record gained from operational and strategic leadership roles managing downstream businesses in the Oil and Gas sector. In his career, he has negotiated multi-billion contracts and managed complex projects. He has managed a number of M & A projects, with deals ranging between R200m and R1b. He has also successfully managed a number of turnaround projects.
Khumbu is a founding director of Masana Petroleum Solutions, an expert in downstream marketing businesses in Africa and well respected strategist in the Oil and Gas sector.
Mr Sagie Naidoo completed his B.Com (Finance) from University of South Africa in 2003, Advanced Taxation from University of South Africa in 2010, Advanced Information Strategy from University of South Africa in 2012 and Advanced Corporate Reporting from University of South Africa in 2014. He worked at Grindrod International Freight as Assistant Financial Manager for 11 years.
In progression he worked for SAICA (CA)SA for 10 years as Finance Manager. In 2010 he joined Allied Publishing Limited as Senior Finance Manager implementing systems and business process re-engineering. Thereafter, he moved on to Sizwe Africa IT Group as Group Financial Director in 2013. Mr Naidoo consulted in 2017 in commercial finance at Dimension Data handling the Old Mutual Group portfolio.