Kieswetter Appointed as SARS Commissioner

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Edward Kieswetter was appointed as the new Commissioner at the South African Revenue Service (SARS).

Kieswetter has been appointed by President Ramaphosa with effect from 1 May 2019 after his appointment was recommended by the Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni. Kieswetter was the first choice of the independent panel, which interviewed a number of candidates before he was selected.

The panel was chaired by Trevor Manuel, who was the longest serving finance minister in the democratic dispensation.

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