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Phil Atkinson

Global Head of Membership Sales and Relationship Management and Head of International Client Sales

LCH

Annabel Bishop

Chief Economist

INVESTEC

Annabel Bishop is Investec Bank Limited's Chief Economist in South Africa. She joined Investec in 2001 and has worked in the macroeconomic and econometric field for 20 years. Annabel is the holder of the Sake/Beeld Economist of the Year title for 2010 and has won numerous monthly Reuters Econometer awards for correctly forecasting a range of economic variables. She has authored a wide range of in-house and external articles, published both abroad and in South Africa.

Before joining Investec, Annabel was the Economic Analyst at Econometrix, providing key macroeconomic research and specific project work to a variety of clients across the economy, as well running the firm's econometric model. She holds a cum laude master's degree in economics and econometrics from the University of Pietermaritzburg in South Africa.

 

Siboniso Mdluli

Chief Financial Officer

FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF SWAZILAND

Sean Ashton

CIO

ANCHOR CAPITAL

Adam Husted

EMEA Head of Sales

CLOUDMARGIN

Adam is EMEA Head of Sales for CloudMargin, the first web-based collateral and margin management solution and winner of multiple awards for its innovation and best-in-class technology. A veteran of the clearing industry, Adam joined CloudMargin in November 2016, heading the firm's sales and business development initiatives in the Europe, Middle East and Africa regions.

Adam previously worked at several tier one financial institutions and a FTSE 100 Pension Scheme, including Tesco Pension Investment, CME Group, Insight Investment, Barclays Investment Bank and Lehman Brothers. In recent years, he has focused on regulatory change in the areas of clearing, collateral, reporting and risk mitigation, specifically covering EMIR, Dodd Frank, South Africa and MiFID II regulations.

Daniel Polakow

Executive Director

PRESCIENT

Rowan Williams-Short

Head of Fixed Interest

VUNANI FUND MANAGER

Albertus Bekker

Executive Head, Group Market Risk Monitoring

NEDBANK

Sue Brooks

Managing Director ,COO, Wealth, Investment Management and Insurance

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP

Horatio Huxham

Former Chief Science and Security Officer (CSSO)

VISA

Fernando Durrell

Head of Absolute Return

VUNANI

Pieter van der Merwe

Principal – Portfolio Management

ABSA ALTERNATIVE ASSET MANAGEMENT

Shresti Bijou

Group Head of Operational Risk

FIRSTRAND GROUP

Michael Gran

Managing Director

TOBAM

Darroch Faught

Chief Actuary and CRO

SWISS RE SOUTH AFRICA

Celia van Niekerk

Head of Portfolio Risk Management

FIRSTRAND BANK

Folakemi Fatogbe

Director, Risk Management

CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA

Terence Craig

Director; Chief Investment Officer

ELEMENT INVESTMENT MANAGERS