Who We Are

Sabelo Mahlalela

Ziya Group Chairman


Sabelo Mahlalela is the Chairman of the Ziya Group, a black owned investment company in South Africa and all the subsidiary companies within the Ziya Group. He is also the Chairman of the Fourways Community Chamber of Commerce.

Leigh Harrison

CEO- Ziya Training


Leigh Harrison is the CEO of the Ziya Training. As a strategic designer and coordinator of learning and development programmes Leigh has built a successful business by working with innovative partners.

Clarence “Oupa” Galane

Director- Ziya Manufacturing

Diploma: Mechanical Engineering

Clarence “Oupa” Galane is Director responsible for the manufacturing business. He is also a Director of Ziya Waste Solutions. He studied mechanical engineering at Vaal University of Technology

Tshegofatso Mokgoro

Director- Ziya Waste Solutions

B Com; B Com (Hons, CTA) ; CA (SA)

Tshegofatso is a qualified Chartered Accountant with first time board exam passes. She obtained a B Com degree from the University of Pretoria and B Com (Honours) CTA from the University of Johannesburg. She completed her audit articles with the Auditor General of South Africa

Ban Farrell

Director- Ziya Waste Solutions


Ban Farrell is a Director of the Ziya Waste Solutions. She is an Environmentalist and an Entrepreneur. She has almost 30 years’ experience in business and enterprise development, project management and environmental management.

Thami Magazi

Director- Ziya Waste Solutions


Thami Magazi is the Director of Ziya Waste Solutions and Swaupe Africa. He is a Non Executive Director of Denel SOC Limited and a member of the Institute of Director (IOD). He is the former Chairman of the Telkom Foundation and a former Non Executive Director for Swifnet