Angela Pillay: Sasfin

Angela Pillay has been the financial director of Sasfin since 2018.

Interview

Angela has been nominated for the 2020 CFO Awards.

She served at Arthur Anderson, but wanted to get into financial services so she moved to FNB, where she started in home loans and worked her way through various roles, including CFO for the Commercial Bank for four years, and balance sheet management. 

She then moved to Absa, where she became CFO of the Corporate Bank and has international exposure through Barclays. She moved to Liberty as the CFO of Libfin for a short time before being approached for her current role as group FD of Sasfin

She is a CA(SA) and has a master’s degree in financial services with over 15 years’ of financial experience.

Work
2018 – Present    Financial Director, Sasfin Group 
2016 – 2018        Chief Financial Officer: Liberty Financial Services, Liberty Group
2013 – 2016        Chief Financial Officer: Corporate Africa, CIBW Barclays
2012 – 2013        Balance Sheet Manager, FNB
2007 – 2012        Chief Financial Officer: Commercial Segment, FNB
2005 – 2007        Financial Manager, FNB
2004 – 2005        Senior Manager: Forensics, EY
2002 – 2004        Financial Manager: Home Loans, FNB

Education
2019                     Board Leadership Programme, GIBS
2016                     Executive Leadership Coaching Course, GIBS 
2013                     M.Com, Financial Services, University of Pretoria
2001                     CA(SA), SAICA

About Sasfin: Sasfin is a bank-controlling company that provides a comprehensive range of specialist financial products and services for Business and Wealth clients.