Faaiza Ismail Mayet

Faaiza is the legal manager at Cell C, handling a diverse portfolio including procurement, human resources, litigation, marketing, service delivery, service provision and real estate. She obtained a BProc from Unisa in 2000 and completed her articles in July 2002. Her skills had already been recognised in the late 1990s when as legal accounts administrator for Chubb Electronic Security in 1997 she established the legal collections depart- ment. In 2004 she was employed at Absa as a consultant for contracts and legislation. She subsequently moved to Nedcor in late 2004, where she operated as legal adviser in the retail legal department. Faaiza has throughout her career been attaining further qualifications to complement her legal skills, including the Mediation and Arbitration Council Certificate for Mediation and Arbitration in 2002, the Practice Management Certificate of the LSSA (LEAD) in 2003, and the Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution of the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa in 2003. She also attends numerous courses and workshops to keep abreast of developments in the legal field. She is studying for an LLM at Unisa.

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