High school: Kingsmead College
University: University of Cape Town (Bachelor of Commerce Financial Accountant – CA Stream)
Interests: South Africaan economy, current affairs and politics, trading shares, reading motivational books and music.
Hobbies: Oratory, hiking, discovering good restaurants, playing golf, cycling, networking and socializing.
Involvement in other initiatives: She attended the Lead Global Conference hosted in South Africa in 2009. She was the Head of Matric Dance Committee 2010. She was Head of Baker House, active member of the Kingsmead Representative Council and Oratory Trophy Speaker at Kingsmead College in 2011. Earlier this year (2015) she was a First Round participant in the Charted Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Global Business Challenge and she is currently on the Executive Committee of the African Women Charted Accountants (AWCA) UCT Students Society, as Treasurer.
Kayise regards herself as determined, a game-changer, kind, perseverant and assertive.