CFA Society South Africa

A Member of the CFA Institute Global Network of Societies

2019 CFA Society South Africa Board Member Vacancy​

The board of CFA Society South Africa has a vacancy for one board member for the term starting on 1 September 2019, and invites interested CFA charterholders to submit their applications.

Candidates must be a CFA charterholder in good standing with CFA Institute, a member of the local society, and should preferably have some history of volunteering for the local society.

The ideal candidate should ideally also be a senior investment professional with a vast network and influence within the financial services industry.

Interested parties should please submit a mini CV and motivation to why you want to join the board to by no later than 15 August 2019.

For any queries contact Linda Hawkins, Executive Officer on

​​Member_director_guide 2019.pdf

Being a CFA Society South Africa Board member:

  •  Generally this is determined by the willingness of each board member to accept responsibilities for various tasks or working groups.
  •  ​Board members are required to attend Board meetings every 2nd month, these take place in Johannesburg, with Cape Town attendees attending via VC. Board meetings generally last     from 4pm to 6pm, and preparation for that meeting should take no more than an hour.
  •  The Board get together at least once a year for a strategy session, these normally last 1 full day, with everyone attending in person.
  • In addition, board members may be asked to participate in or chair a working group. This often involves interaction with the CFA Institute, CFA members, or the broader investment industry.
  • Board members should be willing to allocate between 1-3 hours per week to CFA Society South Africa initiatives.
  • ​Committee chairs may be required to prepare board papers, which you should add to the board prep time.


2017/2018 Highlights

To view the 2017/2018 CFA Society South Africa annual stakeholder report 

CFA Stakeholder Annual report Online Version2.pdf

 2018 Annual Meeting of Members

The CFA Society South Africa Annual General Meeting of Members took place on the 21st of November 2018 at Country Club Johannesburg , Woodmead.

To view the recording of the live streaming of the meeting - Click Here​


Past Annual General Meetings ​​​​​​​​​​