Time is running out to secure your company's space at the Finance Indaba 2018


Network with South Africa's finance elite at the Sandton Convention Centre on 3 and 4 October.

On 3 and 4 October this year, more than 5,000 of South Africa’s leading finance professionals will gather at the Sandton Convention Centre for the biggest finance conference and expo in Africa. 

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to network with and showcase your solutions to an audience of whom more than 50 percent are C-suite or director-level decision-makers, and 65 percent are professional accountants. 

“These individuals and company representatives are there to expand their networks, learn about new solutions and practices, and attend their selection of more than 120 expert speaker sessions,” says Graham Fehrsen, the managing director of CFO South Africa. “Your two full days at the Finance Indaba will give you the opportunity to develop your sales pipeline and grow your network.”

This year also sees an unprecedented number of top CFOs speaking at the Finance Indaba Africa, including: 

•    Rui Morais, CFO of DisChem Pharmacies and Young CFO of the Year 

•    Dumisani Dlamini, CFO of South African National Parks and Young CFO of the Year 2016

•    Ramasela Ganda, Executive Director: Business Services at Barloworld, previously Group CFO of the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, and Public Sector CFO of the Year, 2017

•    Till Streichert, CFO of Vodacom and CFO of the Year in 2017 

Check out: The full list of Speakers at the Finance Indaba Africa 2018. 

Individuals who have been to previous year’s events sing the Indaba’s praises. Dr Tim London, Senior Lecturer at the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town, had this to say: 

“Great speakers, really smart and passionate attendees, and the whole thing was run exceptionally well!” 

Corrin Magowan, Marketing Lead at Quickbooks, extended his thanks to the Finance Indaba Africa team: 


“Thank you and your team for putting on a splendid show. Again, we think it was good for us.” 

Wayne Koonin, Group CFO Omnia, said he will be back: 

“I would be delighted to participate again next year - this is a great platform!” 

And Aarti Takoordeen, CFO of the JSE, was impressed with what she saw: 

“This conference has exceptionally high-quality content!” 

The Finance Indaba team are on hand to help you to make the most of the opportunities at the Finance Indaba Africa, including brainstorming and fine-tuning your speaking slot and overall branding, inviting your current client base, building a new pipeline of prospective clients, driving a smart and impactful social media campaign, identify unique platforms within the Finance Indaba Africa, and showcasing your solutions and clients. 

“Eighty-five percent of the partners who participate in the event return the next year, so if this is your first time, we look forward to seeing you again at the next one,” says Graham.  

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