Lazelle Terblanche is a founding member and the current chairperson of the Africa Industry Tax Association (AITA), which consists of ten members, all of which are multinational companies that have an extensive footprint across Africa. Ms Terblanche is currently Group Head of Tax of Naspers’ Video Entertainment segment, which includes MultiChoice Africa and MultiChoice South Africa.
Ms Terblanche was previously Tax Director for AB InBev’s Africa zone. She has over 20 years’ experience in the tax field, including international exposure.
Ms Terblanche is a qualified lawyer, with a BA LLB from the University of Johannesburg, and she has, over the years, obtained numerous diplomas and certificates in South African and international tax, as well as in financial markets.