Zwelibanzi Makhubo is Senior Manager Customs and Excise Taxes at SNG Grant Thornton.
Before joining SNG Grant Thornton, Zweli worked for Deloitte & Touche (Deloitte), Dell Computers, Bidvest International Logistics (BIL) and the South African Container Depots (SACD).
He is a Master Customs Practitioner (SA) designate with the South African Institute of Tax Practitioners (SAIT) and has 14 years of experience working with multinational companies in the Energy, Pharmaceuticals, Mining, Telecommunications, Automotive, Retail and Consumer industries. His clients also include Authorized Economic Operators (AEO), clients operating in Specialized Economic Zones (SEZ) and Automotive Production and Development Programme (APDP) clients.
Zweli has extensive global trade advisory experience in tariff classification, customs valuation, rules of origin, duty deferment and duty relief measures. He also has excise experience working with ad valorem duties, the health promotion levy, and environmental levies. His customs and excise compliance experience includes developing and managing risk dashboards, management of third-party logistics service providers and providing training.
He is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountant (SAICA) Carbon Tax Sub-Committee and serves on the South African Institute of Tax Professionals (SAIT) Customs Working Group and the SAIT Education Committee.
At SNG Grant Thornton, Zwelibanzi is engaged in developing technology-based global trade solutions for importers, exporters, manufactures, freight forwarders, transporters, customs brokers etc.
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