Ruschda Ismail


Job Title: CFO

Company: Dentsu Africa


Ruschda Ismail has been the CFO of Dentsu Africa since July 2023. She joined Dentsu in 2016 as the CFO of its South African business. Before that, she was the FD of John Brown Media South Africa, which has since become Dentsu Creative. 

Ruschda previously worked for Media24 for 10 years as a financial manager, and as a trainee accountant for PwC South Africa for three years. 

2023 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Dentsu Africa
2016 – 2023         Chief Financial Officer, Dentsu South Africa
2014 – 2016         Finance Director, Dentsu Creative (then John Brown Media South Africa)
2004 – 2014         Financial Manager, Media24
2001 – 2004         Trainee Accountant, PwC South Africa

1996 – 1999          University of Cape Town


About company: Dentsu is a modern marketing solutions company.

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