Sakhile qualified as Chartered Accountant in 1991. He is a former audit partner at PwC in the Financial Services division, and his previous firm (Masuku & Associates) for sixteen years. He has vast experience in the financial sector, and has occupied various financial management positions at the IDC, Eskom, Premier Foods, and National Sorghum Breweries in the past.

Sakhile has been the audit partner on several Financial Services and public sector clients, including the, Absa, Standard Bank,  Alexander Forbes, Government Employees Pension Fund, Zurich Insurance Company, National Empowerment Fund, and South African Post Office.

He is now an entrepreneur with businesses mainly in the Healthcare manufacturing industry.

He has a lot of Audit Committee experience both in the public and private sectors.