Comprising industry thought-leaders and experts, representing the BI community and responsible for evaluating submissions and helping us select speakers and content. A big thank you to the 2022 Advisory Committee for their wisdom, guidance and inspiration.

Lazola Ndamase

Head of Data, Insights & MI, Absa Group

Sibusiso Ngubeni

Executive Head, Data & Analytics – CIB, Standard Bank Group

Kago Rendoh

IM Manager: Data Analytics & AI, Debswana Diamond Company

Michael Bell

GM: BI & Analytics, CVM and Commissions, MTN Group

Esther Munyi

Head: Group Data Services, Sasfin Bank Limited

Theo Groenewald

Head of Data Management, Discovery Holdings Limited

Warren Hero

Chief Information Officer, Webber Wentzel

Dominic Albrecht

Head of Analytics, Digital Planet

Ian O’Grady

SAP BW/BI/HANA Consultant, Solution Architect & Team Lead, Oceana Group Limited

Lisel Engelbrecht

Executive Head : Date Engineering : Data, Analytics and AI, Standard Bank of South Africa Limited

Professor Yudhvir Seetharam

Head of Analytics, Insights and Research, FNB

Eugene Ras

Head: Data and Analytics, Distell Group Limited

Denise Botma

System Analyst/Programmer, City of Tshwane Metro Municipality

Neil Oliver

Domain Architect: Data, Sanlam Limited

Matthew Bernath

Head of Data Ecosystems, ShopriteX

Patricia Maqetuka

Chief Data Officer, Nedbank Limited

Reg Eggett

BI Specialist, BankservAfrica

Sushiela Naidoo

Manager BW & Development, Nedbank

Dr. Sizwe Gwala

Head of Data Governance Group Compliance, Absa

Simon Marland

Chief Data Commercialisation Officer, Nedbank Limited

Vikesh Rameshwur

Head: Information & Insights, South African Reserve Bank