Governance & team members

The ASISA Foundation is an Industry body established by ASISA 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 and complies with the Amended Financial Sector Code specifically FS500.

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Governance structure

The Foundation is optimally structured and operates strategically to comply with relevant legislation. This enables the Foundation to achieve its vision 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 info@asisafoundation.org.za.

ASISA Foundation – AGM 2021

To access the ASISA Foundation's 2021 AGM presentation click here

Click on here to view the ASISA Foundation's 2021 AGM Opening and Chairman address video recording 

ASISA Foundation – AGM 2022

The ASISA Foundation's 2021 AGM minutes can be accessed here

ASISA Foundation Privacy Policy 

The ASISA Foundation's Privacy Policy can be accessed here

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.

 

 

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

Koovi Moodley

COO

Francois Adriaan

Senior policy advisor

Janete Nel

Senior policy advisor

Lister Saungweme

Senior policy advisor

Ivor Msimang

Programme manager

Namarsha Singh

Programme manager

Sibusiso Sagoda

Programme manager

Aobakwe Motsepe

Data analyst

Lee Coller

Chief accountant

Rubina Khan

Assistant accountant

Nasleen Williams

Personal assistant