Rikus Visser appointed Group CFO at Finex Money

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Rikus Visser appointed Group CFO at Finex Money

May 4, 2024 | News

In a significant move that underscores its commitment to enhancing its financial strategy and operations, Finex Money has appointed Rikus Visser as its new Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Starting April 2024, Visser has taken on his role at the company’s headquarters in Paarl in the Western Cape marking a pivotal shift towards fortifying the company’s financial foundations amidst its expanding global operations.

Extensive Experience 

Rikus Visser brings a wealth of expertise to Finex Money, with a solid background in financial management, capital raising, and risk management. Prior to joining Finex Money, he served as the CFO of Crossgate Technologies in Cape Town, where he was instrumental in financial reporting and forecasting, capital raising both locally and internationally, and managing comprehensive audit and due diligence processes.

Visser’s career also includes significant experience with audit and accounting firms. He held roles such as Audit Manager at Meredith Harington Chartered Accountants and Audit Supervisor at Mazars in the United States.

He earned his Bachelor’s and Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting from Stellenbosch University, further complemented by an Advanced Certificate in Auditing.

Strategic Vision for Finex Money

At Finex Money, Rikus Visser is set to play a crucial role in steering the financial strategy of the company as it continues to grow and diversify its service offerings. The Finex SA Group, parent company of Finex Money, has expanded significantly since its inception in 2013, now encompassing multiple subsidiaries including Finex SA Treasury and iMali Express Forex. Under Visser’s financial leadership, the group aims to enhance its service-based approach, providing comprehensive support to both individual and corporate clients.

As Group CFO, Visser’s responsibilities at Finex Money will include overseeing financial reporting, enhancing capital structure, managing investor relations, and leading the finance team towards achieving the company’s long-term goals.

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