WITSA Vice-Chair, Mr Roger Latchman of the Information Technology Association of South Africa will be speaking at the opening ceremony of AfICTS 2013.
Mr Latchman who will be leading the South African delegation to AfICTS 2013 is also expected to facilitate business talks as the CEO of the South African International Help Desk.
Rajendran (Roger) Latchman is the Managing Director – PKF BEE Solutions, Associate Director – Ernst & Young, Chief Operations Officer – BMF (seconded by Ernst & Young) and Financial Controller – Southern Sun Hotels. Rajendran has Professional education and certification as Chairmans’ Programme – Director Development (Institute of Directors SA) Accelerated Directorship Programme (Institute of Directors SA), Technical Signatory B-BBEE Verification (SANAS), National Diploma – Accounting (ML Sultan Technikon, Durban) and Project Management (Damelin). He has several published works includes:
· A Practitioner’s Guide to the Codes of Good Practice on Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BUSA)
· A Guide for Developing BEE Charters (BUSA)
· Over 50 publications which fall between academic and newspaper work. These have appeared in the Mail & Guardian Business Day, Business Report, Finweek, Financial Mail, etc
· Various papers at conferences, seminars, workshops on Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment.
He is a Certified Director (IoDSA) with strong business acumen and understanding of finance, heavily results-oriented”.