About The Webinar

Power 98.7 in association with Old Mutual and the Mail & Guardian will host Mr Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, in a live webcast to discuss the following:

 

  • The role of the central bank and its Monetary Policy

  • SARB’s insights on the impact of the pandemic on the economy and household finances, including but not limited to key factors considered by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) in the wake of the recent interest rate cuts over the last couple of months

  • The importance of consumers remaining prudent in their approach to financial decision making in cognisance of the different moving parts in the broader economy (The financial decisions we make today affect our tomorrow)

  • Lesetja Kganyago
    Governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB)


    Lesetja Kganyago was reappointed as the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) for a second term in November 2019; his first was effective from 9 November 2014.

    Governor Kganyago has more than 20 years of experience in formulating and implementing public policy, having spent this time at the central bank and at the National Treasury. He has led South Africa’s technical team in various G20 Ministers of Finance and Central Bank Governors meetings and summits, including the Inaugural Summit in 2008. He has chaired the IMF–World Bank Development Committee Deputies and the G20 Working Group on IMF Governance Reform. He was also the Vice-Chair of the Financial Stability Board’s Standing Committee on Standards Implementation for four years.

    Currently, Governor Kganyago chairs the Committee of Central Bank Governors of the Southern African Development Community and co-chairs the Financial Stability Board’s Regional Consultative Group for sub-Saharan Africa. He also chairs the Financial Stability Board’s Standing Committee on Standards Implementation. He was appointed as the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Chairman, effective from 18 January 2018, for a period of three years.

    Governor Kganyago holds a Master of Science degree in Development Economics from the University of London (School of Oriental and African Studies) and a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting and Economics from the University of South Africa.

  • John Manyike
    Head of Financial Education at Old Mutual


    John Manyike  joined Old Mutual in 1995 and worked in various managerial positions before taking up his current role in 2010. He holds an honours degree in industrial psychology from UNISA and has completed a range of strategic managerial courses at Wits and GIBS Business School.
  • Tumisang Ndlovu
    Host of Power Business on Power 98.7

    Tumisang Ndlovu is a qualified Journalist with over 12 years’ experience in radio broadcasting. The charismatic young woman is the current host of Power Business on Power 98.7
  • About Old Mutual On The Money

    Old Mutual On The Money offer employees free financial education workshops to help navigate the current storm. Interested parties to email  [email protected]
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