An alumni of the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Makgau completed his articles with Ernst and Young, subsequently dedicating 14 years to the Firstrand Group across various SADC jurisdictions as a CFO and Executive Director.
In his prior position, Makgau served as the CEO of a financial services company specializing in educational finance and bursary funds administration. Beyond his professional achievements, he is an ardent tennis fan, particularly passionate about Rafael Nadal (“Rafamania”). Looking ahead, Makgau aspires to attend Roland Garros next year to witness Rafa’s farewell to professional tennis on the red clay courts.
Makgau and his wife, Nnoi, have two beautiful daughters. Their eldest is in her final year of film production studies, while the youngest is pursuing a path in psychology, inspired by her mother.