Author: Georgina Guedes

Georgina Guedes is the Editor in Chief of CFO South Africa. In this role, she enjoys writing about and interacting with the business leaders who are shaping South Africa’s future. Georgina has over 20 years of experience in writing for and editing a range of media, including a long history of working on business and IT publications, as well as contributing to the Mail & Guardian, Sunday Times, Business Day and Daily Maverick. She has a passion for language, laughter and good food.

Articles by Georgina Guedes

21 May 2020

KPMG's Ignatius Sehoole: Rebuilding trust in the audit profession isn't down to the auditors alone

Ignatius Sehoole was appointed as CEO of KPMG South Africa in June last year, and given the challenging task of rebuilding and restoring trust to the Public and the SA business community and the audit profession more broadly as well. Ignatius is tackling the challenge head on, and while there are very specific steps he's taking within KPMG's walls, he believes that public trust in the audit profession must be rebuilt by every individual involved in the financial reporting space.

08 November 2019

University of Johannesburg's Nolwazi Mamorare: The power of purpose

During the 2015 #feesmustfall student campaign, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) lost only one academic day to the protest. This was because UJ was ahead of the game in financially supporting its students, owing, in large part, to the efforts of the team lead by Nolwazi Mamorare, who is today the university's CFO. She spoke to Georgina Guedes about the kind of difference that can be made if you have the will to do so.