Momentum Metropolitan Holdings' Risto Ketola nominated for 2020 CFO Awards
Risto is responsible for business performance, group reporting, balance sheet management and more.
Momentum Metropolitan Holdings group FD Risto Ketola 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 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.
Risto joined MMI Holdings in August 2016 to head up investor relations and business performance management. In this position, he was responsible for the investor relations function as well as the design, approval, monitoring and reporting of balanced scorecards at various levels of the group.
In July 2017, Risto was appointed as the group’s CFO, responsible for investor relations, business performance, group reporting, finance group-wide services, mergers and acquisitions, and balance sheet management.
In January 2018, he was appointed as the group’s finance director.
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He has extensive experience as a financial services analyst and researcher with Standard Bank, Ketola Research and Deutsche Bank. He is also a CFO charter holder and a fellow of the Institute of Actuaries.
Risto graduated from the University of Cape Town with a B.Sc in economics and statistics.