Angela Pillay served as the financial director of Sasfin from 2018 until April 2022.
For this role, she was nominated for the 2020 CFO Awards.
Angela served at Arthur Anderson, but wanted to get into financial services so she moved to FNB, where she started in home loans and worked her way through various roles, including CFO for the Commercial Bank for four years, and balance sheet management.
She then moved to Absa, where she became CFO of the Corporate Bank and has international exposure through Barclays. She moved to Liberty as the CFO of Libfin for a short time before being approached for her current role as group FD of Sasfin.
She is a CA(SA) and has a master’s degree in financial services with over 15 years’ of financial experience.
2018 – 2022 Financial Director, Sasfin Group
2016 – 2018 Chief Financial Officer: Liberty Financial Services, Liberty Group
2013 – 2016 Chief Financial Officer: Corporate Africa, CIBW Barclays
2012 – 2013 Balance Sheet Manager, FNB
2007 – 2012 Chief Financial Officer: Commercial Segment, FNB
2005 – 2007 Financial Manager, FNB
2004 – 2005 Senior Manager: Forensics, EY
2002 – 2004 Financial Manager: Home Loans, FNB
2019 Board Leadership Programme, GIBS
2016 Executive Leadership Coaching Course, GIBS
2013 M.Com, Financial Services, University of Pretoria
2001 CA(SA), SAICA
Job title: FD
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Angela Pillay resigns as Sasfin financial director
Angela Pillay has tendered her resignation as the FD of Sasfin after three years in the role.