Flight Centre Travel Group's Euan McNeil nominated for 2020 CFO Awards

Euan is responsible for keeping the company ahead of regulatory changes and global trends.

Flight Centre Travel Group CFO Euan McNeil has been nominated for the 2020 CFO Awards, which will be taking place on 14 May. 

At the annual ‘Oscars for South African finance professionals’, which is 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.

“It is a great privilege to hear that I have been nominated to participate in the process,” Euan said.

Euan has been the CFO of Flight Centre Travel Group since September 2018 and is responsible for growing the company’s business in the Middle East and Africa by monitoring their results and strengthening financial procedures, keeping them ahead of regulatory changes and global trends. 

As a travel specialist with an accounting background, he tests both the operational and strategic direction of the organisation and works closely with the group’s executive management team to ensure the group’s financial integrity and wellbeing.

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Prior to joining Flight Centre, Euan spent more than five years at PwC, first as an articled clerk and later as an assistant manager and manager of PwC’s Sunninghill CIPS Assurance Division. During this time he also spent six months working in assurance for PwC’s San Jose office in California. 

Euan graduated Cum Laude from the University of Johannesburg and holds a B.Com degree with honours in accounting.