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Overview of the event

Corporate finance deals with the capital structure of a corporation including its funding and the actions management take to increase the value of the company and it also includes the tools and analysis utilized to prioritize and distribute financial resources.

Join us at Corporate Finance Summit and get a chance to network, learn and engage with your peers on key industry concerns. Take some time out of the office to discuss and tackle the big issues currently affecting the finance sector of the big corporate world Summit is an opportunity for technology executives to have in-depth discussions on the best practices and strategies through Change and Innovation and will specifically address the challenges, changes and questions which keep corporate finance leaders up at night.

Facts & Figures About The Event

7 Speakers
7 Topics
50 Tickets

Conference Schedule

Corporate Finance Day, Johannesburg
X Topic Abstract

X Topic Abstract

The Mergers and Acquisitions Process:

1. Strategy Considerations for M&A
2. Identification of Potential Targets
3. Is it a Merger or an Acquisition?
4. Competition Board and JSE authorizations required
5. Pricing and Valuations (acquiree and acquiror where required)
6. Funding and Capital Raise mechanisms
7. Legal Agreements
8. Due Diligence Process
9. Post-Merger Management Changes and Reorganization.
10. Post-merger Price Effects on Shares
11. Q&A section.

Speaker Profile

Prof. Pillay is CEO of Garuda Capital (Pty) Ltd, a boutique Mergers & Acquisitions firm based in Sandton. The firm specialises in, and facilitates, foreign investments and acquisitions of South African companies. As well as investments into SADCC countries, trade and import finance for LC’s, corporate finance structuring, local and international debt and capital raising. The magnitude of Garuda Capital transactions has varied between R100 million and R9 billion. Prof. Pillay lectures Advanced Corporate Finance to senior students at the College of Business and Economics (CBE). And is heavily involved with the Global Business Leaders (GBL) program run by the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Johannesburg. Prof. Pillay’s experience is extensive and comprehensive. Covering the fields of: accounting, auditing, banking, stock broking and trading

X Topic Abstract

Understand the data protection legislations that impact all organizations What do we need to do to comply with these legislations. Clients are becoming aware of their data protection rights, how do we gain client trust by ensuring their data is protected.

Speaker Profile

Working at Investec as a data protection specialist. Certified in Information privacy management and a member of the International Association for privacy professionals.

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Our Speakers

Rohena Govender

Data Protection Specialist

Investec Specialist Bank

Prof. Rajen Pillay

CEO, Garuda Capital (Pty) Ltd

Professor of Financial Engineering, The University of Johannesburg (UJ)

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Our Pricing

Group of three or more(Early Bird)

ZAR 4000

Till January 31, 2020
Group of three or more(Standard)

ZAR 4500

Till April 03, 2020
Individual(Early Bird)

ZAR 6000

Till January 31, 2020
Individual (Standard)

ZAR 7200

Till April 03, 2020

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Who can attend Corporate Finance Day in Johannesburg?

• Global Head of Digital Commerce
• Global Transaction Services
• Digital Banking Manager
• Head - Banking & Financial Services
• Director - Global Trade Marketing
• Head of Development of Mobile Apps and Websites, Electronic Distribution Channels
• Director - Global Transaction Services-Channels & Enterprise Services
• Head of eBusiness Division
• Director - Head of Digital & Channel Management
• Managing Director - Global Head-Online Banking and Connectivity Services
• Director - Head of eSales
• Managing Director - Head Global Transaction Services
• Director - New Digital Business Development

Why to attend Corporate Finance Day in Johannesburg?

- Access to Full-day event
- Talks by industry experts on different aspects of Finance
- Overview of frameworks and tools that you can adopt
- Access to slide decks of all speakers
- Networking opportunities with other passionate professionals from your city

What will you learn about?

Learn latest techniques and skills required for Finance from industry stalwarts themselves. Latest trends, concepts, processes and tools to understand and acknowledge challenges in Finance. Meet and network with fellow Finance experts from leading companies. Learn how to adapt and adopt these changes quickly and swiftly within a team and also across the enterprise.

Are there any prerequisites to attend this program?


Do I need to register for the event?

Yes, all conference attendees must register in advance to attend the event.