Author: Reabetswe RabajiReabetswe Rabaji is a senior writer with CFO South Africa and M&A Africa. He is interested in a wide range of topics, ranging from finance and technology, to motoring and business. In addition to a main focus on finance writing, his other specialty is in event coverage and he is an enthusiastic attendee of and reporter on the Finance Indaba. When he’s not writing, Reabetswe enjoys exercising and catching up on his favourite series and documentaries.
Articles by Reabetswe Rabaji
How leaders navigated the Covid-19 pandemic with courage and commitment
CFOs told the Finance Indaba Conversations that being courageous doesn’t always make you popular.
The first principle of doing good business is purpose reveals Finance Indaba Conversation
Good business is about purpose, collaboration, transparency and good data, CFOs hear.
Time waits for no one, so don’t wait to make the tough decisions
Leaders tell Finance Indaba Conversation that leaving difficult decisions until the last minute can be detrimental.
As the only graduate in her family, Nadia Patel sees herself as an outlier
Now the FP&A and treasury lead at Genpact, Nadia has always chased bigger dreams.
BDO head of assurance Faheem Hoosen was inspired to become a CA by his entrepreneurial family
Faheem recognised that every business required an accountant and chose to become a CA.
Open communication makes for efficient teams says Sphere CFO Ushana Amichand
Ushana Amichand reflects on her learnings about trust during her stint as a relatively young CFO.
How Ubank’s Nerissa Chetty navigates the work-life balance
Nerissa Chetty discusses how managing expectations helped her to fulfil work and personal responsibilities.
SAPRO’s Travis Fisher lets the water lead the way
Travis Fisher is not your typical accountant – he’s also a professional waterskier.
Imperial’s Logistics Africa CFO Rochelle Gabriels leads with humility, authenticity and agility
Rochelle has driven change throughout her career with a focus on people, processes and technology.
Kym Joubert’s empathy underpins her leadership style
BDO SA’s head of finance explains how focusing on people and not just numbers can get you better results.
Science inspires Ofhani Ramukhuvhathi to become an entrepreneur
Ofhani’s love for science and a desire to improve the lives of the impoverished led him to start his own company.
Vernon Pillay: Keen investor, aspiring entrepreneur and future franchisee
The Philips Africa statutory financial manager shares how a tough upbringing motivated him to want more.
Senior auditor Brian Mthembu is passionate about start-ups
Brian believes that South Africa has some great business ideas, but that red tape is holding it back.
CA Timothy Kiluba looking at new business opportunities for Uber
The roll-out of Uber Direct and Uber Connect in South Africa during Covid-19 was Timothy’s brainchild.