Sasfin Holdings: Francois Otto
Francois Otto has been the Acting Financial Director of Sasfin Holdings since July 2017.
Francois Otto was appointed as Acting Financial Director of Sasfin Holdings in July 2017. He is also the Head of Corporate Finance at Sasfin Holdings. He qualified as a CA and CFA in 2006 from SAICA and the CFA Institute respectively. He has a B.Com Honours degree from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. He worked with Nedbank for 11 years before joining Sasfin Holdings.
2017 – Present Acting Financial Director, Sasfin Holdings Ltd
2015 – Present Head of Corporate Finance and Special Opportunities, Sasfin Holdings Ltd
2011 – 2015 Principal of Corporate Finance, Nedbank
2004 – 2006 CA Trainee, Nedbank
2011 – 2011 Certificate: JSE Sponsor Development Programme, WITS Business School
2004 – 2006 CFA, CFA Institute
2004 – 2006 CA, SAICA
2000 – 2003 B.Com Hons, Accounting, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
1997 – 1999 Matric, Hoërskool Nico Malan
About Sasfin Holdings Ltd: Sasfin Holdings Limited is a bank-controlling company that listed on the JSE in 1987. Sasfin and its subsidiaries, notably Sasfin Bank Limited, provide a comprehensive range of specialist financial products and services for Business and Wealth clients. This range of financial products and services focuses on the needs of entrepreneurs, corporates, institutions, and high-net-worth individuals.
The group is structured into distinct, yet closely interactive divisions, namely entrepreneurial, corporate, commercial, institutional and private clients. Sasfin partners with each and every client, acting with respect and honesty, to offer tailor-made solutions to meet business challenges.
Sasfin Holdings reported a revenue of R1.167 billion in 2017.