Posts Tagged ‘CFO’

  • Eileen Wilton, Chief Executive Officer of Gijima (image: Gijima)

    Gijima appoints new CFO

    March 13, 2014 • People, Top StoriesComments Off

    Gijima, a JSE listed ICT company yesterday announced the appointment of Ernst Röth as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective 1 April 2014. Röth has for the past seven years been the Chief Financial Officer of JSE-listed companies Mvelaphanda Group...

  • Sifiso Dabengwa, Group President and CEO of MTN (Image source: Charlie Fripp)

    MTN management shakeup at African operations

    July 25, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off

    In the same week that Nazir Patel resigned from his position as MTN Group’s Chief Financial Officer, the mobile operator has announced a series of changes to the leadership at key operations in Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa. Michael Ikpoki,...

  • The changing role of the CIO in Africa. (Image source: CIO via

    The CIO’s pressure-cooker portfolio

    June 23, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off

    It takes a great deal more than mere passion for- and understanding of technology to fulfil the role of a Chief Information Officer (CIO) in businesses across Africa. Today, market trends dictate that the CIO in a company operating on the continent has to...

  • Huawei Releases 2012 H1 Results; Sales Revenue of CNY102.7 Billion

    July 25, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off

    Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today released its performance for the first half of 2012 with sales revenue of CNY102.7 billion, an increase of 5.1% over the first half of 2011. Operating profit...

  • Nokia Siemens Networks appoints new Executive Chairman

    September 29, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, People, Top StoriesComments Off

    Nokia Siemens Networks today announced the appointment of Jesper Ovesen as Executive Chairman of the Board. As Executive Chairman, Ovesen assumes a full-time role with a special emphasis on overseeing the strategic direction of Nokia Siemens Networks as it...

  • Synchronica CEO resigns

    September 23, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, PeopleComments Off

    Synchronica plc, the international provider of next generation mobile messaging solutions, has announced several changes to its Board of Directors. With immediate effect David Mason will become Executive Chairman. Angus Dent, previously Chief Financial...

  • New challenges, pressures, for the modern CFO

    January 13, 2011 • OpinionComments Off

    Alvin Toffle, famous sociologist, is quoted as saying “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.” This concept – the growing need to update one’s...