Asanda joined Acorn Education in October 2019 as Finance Manager. He has over eight years of experience working in non-profit organisations and in the private sector as a Finance Officer. Asanda is a member of the South African Institute of Business Accountants with a Business Accountant in Practice (SA) designation. In his spare time, he assists small businesses from townships to create sustainable financial systems and proper reporting tools.
Apart from his professional career, Asanda runs Ultimate Frisbee development clinics and mentorship initiatives in the community of Gugulethu and Khayelitsha with about forty children. He is passionate about changing social ills of society.
Asanda Nanise holds a National Diploma in Internal Auditing from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, is a qualified Professional Accountant and also a Commissioner of Oath (SAIBA).