Exclusive for: Finance executives

Location: Johannesburg

Date & Time: 11 May 2022 11:00

CFO Day is the pinnacle of executive learning and networking – a true highlight on your calendar! And this year it is finally safe to gather as a community, in person.

Please rsvp by 30 March to confirm your seat.

CFOs have superpowers specifically needed for a time and place like this. With an economy and world in rough shape, how can YOU unleash these superpowers to change your organisation and the world?

Join us for a day filled with fascinating conversations with leading experts, CFOs, CEOs, disruptors, innovators, true heroes and another big highlight – a Marble lunch crafted by celebrity chef, David Higgs. See the full programme and list of speakers below.


11:00 Registration and welcome
11:30 Welcome by CFO SA community manager Brian Chivere
11:45 Unleash your superpower with global speaker, author and Al Qaeda's longest held prisoner, Stephen McGown
12:30 Networking lunch from celebrity chef, David Higgs
13:30 The role of the CFO in an automated world with Jordaan Burger (Vice President Finance, Sage AMEAP) and Arno Daehnke (Group FD, Standard Bank)
14:00 Seat change break
14:10 How to turn a ship at high-tide with Calib Cassim (CFO, Eskom)
14:35 Is ESG for real? Financial factors are no longer viewed as the pre-eminent drivers of value, and sustainability has become strategic – a board and CEO level issue with CJ Kujenga (Acting CEO, Ascendis Health), Mike Davis (CFO, Nedbank) and Masibulele Dem (CFO, Hulisani)
15:00 Disruption Amplified: Where does this leave the CFO? An interactive session with strategist and disruptor Abdullah Verachia
15:30 Seat change break
15:40 Are you up to the pace of change, are we going too slow or too fast, innovation with Ralf Gerharz (CFO, Siemens), Welela Dawit (CFO, Microsoft) and Clarissa Appana (CFO, Lafarge)
16:05 Personal leadership lessons with BCX founder Isaac Mophotlane (Chairman, Randvest) and Serame Taukobong (CEO-designate, Telkom)
16:40 Unleash your superpowers with Puns ’n Things
17:00 Networking drinks and entertainment

For more information, please contact Brian Chivere ([email protected]), CFO community manager.