Author: Puseletso MompeiPuseletso Mompei is a senior writer for CFO South Africa and CHRO South Africa. A graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia, her background includes international media relations, communications strategy, and public relations for various multinational organisations – private, public, non-profit and academic institutions. She is passionate about the start-up scene, business, emerging technologies and digital trends, education, personal development and current affairs. As a versatile creator, she has contributed to various leading business and lifestyle platforms, focusing on diverse areas from health technology to fashion.
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Finance professionals shared how learning and mentorship can be a catalyst for success.
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How a heritage steeped in Nguni cattle farming created a foundation for Ntobeko Nyawo’s success
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It is time to rethink how we do trade, say Absa’s Abdul Yassim and Ruth Ngulube
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Visionary Woman Leader Emda Fourie explains what women can get right
Momentum Corporate’s Emda Fourie says women are uniquely placed to change the sector.
A2X CFO Otsile Matheba shares how Africa’s second biggest stock exchange is changing the game
Otsile explains that a secondary listing option creates an alternative trading venue so investors have choice.
Automated reporting reduces headaches for CFOs
EWX’s Trevor Niemack unpacks why smart finance leaders should be automating their reporting.
Sage’s Gerhard Hartman explains how CFOs should be gearing up for their role
Finance leaders’ roles have shifted from being number crunchers to more strategic business partners.
Deon Smith unpacks the establishment of Thungela Resources in a Covid-19 recovery world
Deon Smith, CFO of Thungela Resources, shares his playbook on how to go through a demerger during a pandemic.
How to successfully navigate tax disputes
Tax specialist and founder Nico Theron explains how Unicus Tax aims to make tax matters easier.
The only way to move forward, is together, says Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe CFO Tafadzwa Mahachi
Tafadzwa is passionate about mentoring and empowering young students and CAs, as well as his colleagues.
Adri Führi on thriving in a high growth environment
Group CFO at e4, Adri Führi says embracing innovation is key to cultivating success.
Carlos Mateos Duran makes his adventurous spirit the building blocks of his career
The Juwi EMEA FD’s ability to easily connect with different types of people has turned out to be an asset.
Boipelo Lekubo embracing the evolving CFO role
Harmony Gold FD Boipelo Lekubo shares her enthusiasm for the direction the CFO role is taking.
Richard Labuschagne: The chief explorer who isn't afraid to chart a new course
Explore Ai CFO Richard Labuschagne explains how spreading his wings powered his abilities and career.
Buhle Hanise: The smart extrovert driven by purpose and making an impact
BAIC CFO Buhle Hanise’s story of success drives her to pull up other aspiring female CAs.
How Bonnie Cornish-Bowden re-imagined her career by going solo
Finding success as an outsourced CFO gives Bonnie the space to co-create thriving businesses.
The art of turning tough times into opportunity
Dynamic and charismatic, Nikola Ramsden gained a lot of her independence, structure, and maturity from a childhood tragedy.
Elena Papamitrodous: The FD who thrives on developing of others
Elena believes that people should be empowered to be able to deal with challenges.
Life Healthcare CFO Pieter van der Westhuizen: At the frontline in a medical crisis
Pieter highlights the double challenge of acting as CEO and running finance during a pandemic.
How Waldi Joubert is boldly embracing leadership
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Murray Barnetson: From burnout to buoyant CFO
DoughGetters’ Murray Barnetson makes a case for taking care of yourself to avoid burnout.
Reunert CFO Nick Thomson reflects on a decades-long career
Nick shares his thoughts on life, legacy, and longevity as he prepares for retirement in two years.
How driving culture became an award-winning action
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Konsise uses innovation to make tax easy
A new way for finance managers to store tax filing information, optimise efficiency and reduce tax headaches.
Sage financial director Jordaan Burger on finance beyond the numbers
Jordaan Burger enjoys being the strategic finance leader within business management service Sage.
Dimago Data Analytics perfectly positions finance to drive digital transformation
Deploying Alteryx offers finance teams the ability to automate between 50 and 90 percent of data processes.
DPD Laser CFO Auvasha Moodley making the right moves
Auvasha Moodley leads on the dancefloor as she does in life; with elegance and determination.
Shifting with purpose, iOCO group CFO Jo-Ann Pohl's tale of how to make smart moves
Her love for numbers and sharp logic make Jo-Ann Pohl a natural dynamo in finance, but what has really made her an exceptional leader is her strong creative streak and ability to imagine fresh new possibilities for every scenario.
CFO Riaan Davel: An eco-champion for DRDGold
Riaan is using his work ethic and hard-gained knowledge to rehabilitate areas historically damaged by mining.
Lisa Cherry is the FD Heidelberg Graphic Systems needs right now
As a millennial, her sense of calm about remote working is helping her team to cope and thrive.
Luyanda Gidini - The socially conscious CFO intent on giving back
The Metropolitan Trading Company acting CFO's superpower is his ability to combine brains and heartfelt values.