Governance & team member page

Governance & Team Member

The ASISA Foundation is established as a trust guided by a Board of Trustees. The trust is a broad-based ownership scheme (B-BOS) as defined by the codes of Good Practice on Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) gazetted under the B-BBEE Act, where at least 85% of its activities benefits black South Africans, and 40% benefits black women.

 

GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE

The Foundation is optimally structured and operates strategically to comply with relevant legislation. This enables the Foundation to achieve its objectives of fostering the future of South African society through financial education.
The Foundation’s programmes are recognised as both consumer financial education (CFE) and socio-economic development (SED) in terms of the Amended Financial Sector Code (FSC) FS500 and GN 500 . The ASISA Foundation is a registered NPO (non-profit organisation) and PBO (public benefit organisation).

 

ASISA Foundation – Trust Deed
The ASISA Foundation's Trust Deed can be made available in any official language. Send your request to foundation@asisa.org.za.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

The members of the Board of Trustees represent various constituency groups, including ASISA members, and independent trustees. Independent trustees include individuals from the financial sector, Government, organised labour and communities.
The Board will always consist of at least 50% black trustees; at least 25% black females and at least 50% independent trustees having no employment with, or direct or indirect beneficial interest in the Trust. The chairperson is an independent trustee.

ASISA Foundation trustees as at 28 February 2020

Board of Trustees

Isaac Ramputa

Chairperson (Financial Sector Business)

Ingrid Goodspeed

Deputy chairperson (Independent)

Tebello Radebe

Organised Community Financial Sector Coalition Commission (Independent)

Vuyela Killy Bacela

Independent

Seipati Nekhondela

National Consumer Education Committee (Independent)

Rodger Walters

Chief Financial Officer

ASISA

Ruth Benjamin-Swales

CEO

John Maniyeka

Consumer Financial Education Standing Committee

ASISA

Vacant

Transformation, Skills Development and Education Board Committee

ASISA

Foundation Team

Ruth Benjamin-Swales

CEO

Janete Nel

Senior policy advisor

Eva Kekana

Project manager

Koovi Moodley

Project manager

Ivor Msimang

Project manager

Francois Adriaan

Senior policy advisor

Trevor Chandler

Senior policy advisor

Lee Coller

Chief accountant

Siza Mngadi

Office Assistant

Nasleen Williams

Secretary

ASISA Foundation