Tax strategies in the spotlight at Moving into Africa event - register now!


While South African CFOs are keen to help their businesses explore options in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo and other African countries, the prospect of governance and tax issues still fills many with trepidation. During our Moving into Africa event on Thursday 19 March in Johannesburg a impressive team of African tax specialists will ease your mind and talk about the latest developments. It is not too late yet to REGISTER for the event. This is the CFO event you can’t afford to miss!

CFO South Africa’s principal sponsor KPMG Africa is flying in an incredibly impressive team of tax specialists to delve into the topic. The team includes Devon Duffield (Chairman: Tax & Legal), Venter Labuschagne (Head: Trade & Customs), Victor Onyenkpa (Partner Nigeria), Richard Ndung’u (Partner and Head of Tax Kenya) and Louison Kiyombo (Head of Tax and Legal DRC). During a Master Class they will discuss the latest fiscal guides and country profiles. They will also share practical insight and cases that can help you take tackle your African tax strategy.

An impressive group of CFOs and finance leaders will also share advice and experiences during the event in the Michaelangelo Hotel in Sandton. Standard Bank’s Africa CFO Greg Davis, who regularly contributes Expert Insights to this website, will share some experiences. A panel discussion will include Sean Bennett (Head of UBS South Africa and Sub Saharan Africa), Bikash Prasad (CFO Olam International) and Colin Coleman, Head of the Investment Banking Division for sub-Saharan Africa at Goldman Sachs.

This is the CFO event you can’t afford to miss.

During the event the public sector chapter of CFO South Africa organises another round table for CFO of government department and other public sector finance bosses. Partner for this important discussion panel is services firm SizweNtsalubaGobodo. Head of Forensics Peter Goss will also give his insights.


In the photos from top to bottom: Victor Onyenkpa (Partner KPMG Nigeria), Richard Ndung’u (Partner and Head of Tax KPMG Kenya), Colin Coleman (Head of the Investment Banking Division for sub-Saharan Africa at Goldman Sachs) and Peter Goss (Head of Forensics at SizweNtsalubaGobodo).



16h30 start event at the Michelangelo Hotel, 135 West Street, Sandton

16h45 – 18h45 Master Class: Moving into Africa

• Greg Davis - CFO Africa Standard Bank
• Devon Duffield - Chairman: Tax & Legal KPMG
• Venter Labuschagne - Head: Trade & Customs KPMG
• Victor Onyenkpa - Partner KPMG Nigeria
• Richard Ndung’u - Partner and Head of Tax KPMG Kenya
• Louison Kiyombo - Head of Tax and Legal KPMG DRC

Confirmed panel:
- Sean Bennett, UBS
- Bikash Prasad, CFO Olam International
- Colin Coleman, Goldman

18h45 Start CFO Café

20h00 End Event

  • CFO South Africa provides senior financial executives with the unique opportunity to connect, engage and learn from their peers in an environment built for CFOs. Get exclusive access to members only Executive Group Discussions as well as priority access to all our events, Round Table sessions and many more. Members will benefit from unparalleled peer-to-peer consulting. For more information about our memberships and to register, go to our CFO Membership page.
  • CFO South Africa events are eligible for SAICA CPD points (continuous professional development).






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