Cricket South Africa took a decision to appoint Thabiso Enoch as the Director of Cricket.
Enoch played 42 FC, 38 List A and 9 T20s. He last played professional cricket for the Lions in 2009 before he was forced to early retirement due to injury.
Considering his experience and strategies planning approach Enoch has been selected to be the new director of cricket for South Africa.
Earlier, Enoch was Strategic Cricket Consultant (Technical Director) at Lions Cricket. While in 2019 he was appointed as an interim team director of the South African National team.
He also served as Head Coach of Jozi Stars for Mzansi Super League tournament. And Head Coach for Gauteng Strikers. While he did assistant coach’s job for Vancouver Knights in Canadian Premier League. For Netherlands Men’s National Team. And for South Africa “A” Team, and South Africa’s U19 Team.
Director and 3 other members appointed
Apart from him, the board has appointed three other member for the officer’s role. Mtunzi Jonas has been appointed as the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). Tjaart van der Walt as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO). While Wanele Mngomezulu Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).
While congratulating the quartet on their appointments, Pholetsi Moseki, CSA Chief Executive Officer, said in a statement: “CSA is intentional in turning the corner and reaching greater heights. The appointment of these Executives is intended to strengthen CSA’s resolve and anchoring the administration with the best expertise on offer.”
“I am delighted that CSA has attracted this calibre of talent, which will change the fortunes of the organization into the future. It is against this background that I congratulate the appointees for making it through the stringent recruitment process, which merited their appointments. They have indeed demonstrated their desire to serve this beautiful game in the different portfolios by bringing their capabilities to bear,” he added.
According to a report by ANI, The Director of Cricket will start working on July 1 of 2022, while the other three Executives will start on 1 of the next month.