Adriana Weilbach nominated for 2021 CFO Awards


Adriana is the CFO of Telesure, and joins the list of nominees for this year’s awards.

Adriana Weilbach has been nominated for the 2021 CFO Awards for the work she has done as the CFO of Telesure Investment Holdings.

At the annual Oscars for South African finance professionals, which is now entering its seventh year, CFOs of listed companies, large corporations, state-owned entities and government institutions are recognised and rewarded for their outstanding performance and leadership.

Adriana is a registered CA(SA) and holds a BCom Law and LLB from the University of Stellenbosch, as well as a BCompt honours from Unisa.

Prior to joining Telesure Investment Holdings as CFO in June 2017, she served as a non-executive director on the First for Women Insurance board from 2012.

Previously, Adriana worked at Credit Suisse where she held the position of COO of the then newly established stand-alone South African operation conducting stockbroking, private banking and investment banking.

She has gained extensive insurance knowledge from heading up the risk finance consulting and captive management division at Marsh in South Africa. In addition, she fulfilled a variety of roles at Santam, including heading up the risk and compliance division, managing international acquisitions and corporate finance activities, and was managing director of Santam’s risk finance insurance company.

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