CFO Profile: Tryphosa Ramano | PPC Cement

Tryphosa Ramano | Chief Financial Officer | PPC Cement

Tryphosa Ramano - current CFO of PPC- says that when she joined PPC, many departments like tax and IT were still in maintenance or compliance mode. She says to take pride in the fact that she has made them a part of the business. For her work as the CFO of PPC, Ramano was nominated for the CFO Awards 2014..

Prior to PPC, Ramano has - amongst others - served as the CEO of WIP International and the Director of the Development Bank South Africa. Ramano went to Harvard Business School.

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Nationality: South African
CFO since: 1 August 2011

Career:

  • 2011 - Present: CFO, Executive Director and Member of Deal Committee - PPC Limited
  • 2007 - 2011: Non-Executive Director - Adcorp Holdings
  • 2007 - 2010: Director - Development Bank of Southern Africa
  • 2006 - 2011: CEO - WIP International
  • 2004 - 2006: Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President - SAA
  • President of African Women Chartered Accountants
  • President of Absip

Education:

  • CA(SA)
  • Harvard Business School - Executive Leadership Development Programme
  • University of Cape Town - Postgraduate Diploma Accounting
  • University of Cape Town - BCom Accounting and Finance

PPC Cement
Employees: 3185 (2013)
Listed: JSE
Sector: Materials
Industry: Construction Materials
Sub-Industry: Cement & Aggregates

Activities:
PPC Limited is the holding company for a group of companies which manufacture and distribute cement, lime and limestone products throughout South Africa. PPC Ltd. is the leading supplier of cement in Southern Africa and also produces aggregates, metallurgical-grade lime, burnt dolomite and limestone. PPC Ltd has eight cement manufacturing facilities and three milling depots in South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe that can produce around eight million tons of cement products each year.

Financial Results:

Revenue (R Million)

2013

2012

2011

2010

8316

7346

6826

6807

Net Income (R Million)

2013

2012

2011

2010

931

846

865

1112