Inspired by the 2019 theme "Adapt or die", special CFO Awards guest Cory Schmitz will take CFOs through a dazzling journey of discovery to the stars and back to earth. Don't miss out on an exceptional evening among the stars, book your table today.
The annual CFO Awards recognises CFOs of listed companies, large corporations, state-owned entities and government institutions and awards them for outstanding performance and leadership. Over 350 top CFOs, VIPs and business partners attend the event annually to enjoy networking, entertainment and a scrumptious dinner.
What they say
"It was an astounding event - best one I've been to"
Brett Tromp, CFO Discovery Health
"It is really a very prestigious occasion. It is important for CFOs to be recognised."
Prof Wiseman Nkuhlu, member of the Panel of Judges
"The CFO Awards are an amazing celebration of excellence, integrity and leadership across industry - a must attend event and truly the Oscars of the Finance world!"
Sneha Shah, MD, Thomson Reuters
"The CFO Awards session is really the 'Oscars of Finance' - a top class event where the South African Finance community comes together to celebrate, network and 'set the bar higher' for the profession."
Till Streichert, Vodacom CFO and CFO of the Year 2017
Meet 350 leading CFOs
With the opportunity to celebrate and network with South Africa's leading finance professionals, a sponsorship package opens new business opportunities and ensures your brand is seen alongside other blue chip brands.
Dress code: black tie
18h30: Gala dinner and awards ceremony: categories
Compliance & Governance - presented by PwC
Strategy Execution Award - presented by RMB
High Performance Team Award - presented by Momentum Corporate
Transformation & Empowerment Award - presented by Deloitte
Finance Transformation Award - presented by SNG Grant Thornton
Finance & Technology Award - presented by Oracle
Moving into Africa Award presented by Standard Bank
20h00: Astrophotographer Cory Schmitz: "Just look up"
20h30: Top awards
Young CFO of the Year Award presented by Workday
Public CFO of the Year Award presented by Deloitte
21h00: Entertainment and networking
1. Finance & Technology Award
2. Moving into Africa Award
3. Finance Transformation Award
4. Compliance & Governance Award
5. High Performance Team Award
6. Transformation & Empowerment Award
7. Strategy Execution Award
8. Young CFO of the Year 2019
9. Public Sector CFO of the Year 2019
10. CFO of the Year 2019
Learn more about the categories
In 2019, finance executives are invited to join the sixth edition of the CFO Awards. Thanks to the support of CFOs, partners, industry leaders and the eminent panel of judges, the event has grown into the most important day on the annual calendar for finance executives. Many CFO Awards winners have gone on to achieve even bigger and better things, while countless nominees have received a boost to their careers.
Click here for all the CFO Awards winners.
CFOs of the Year
Click here for comprehensive coverage of winners, nominees and the festivities.
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