Financial Institutions Expanding into Africa: 2 Considerations for Building Relevant Risk Capability

Many international financial services institutions are currently wrestling with the “do we-don’t we”, and how do we expand into Africa.This is based primarily on the challenge of translating their core competence “risk management” into a market that is often perceived as more risky.This is becoming even more of a challenge as many financial services institutions move from providing

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Tough Economy; Resilient Leaders

By , John Brodie, Group Managing Director at Mindcor As many business and political leaders have experienced and learnt over the last 6 years ,since the 2008 economic crisis, is that it requires real leadership to survive and thrive. Our local South African economy is facing an uncertain year, with potential power outages, labour challenges and

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Does your current CEO have what it takes to take your business to the next level?

John Brodie-Group Managing Director at Mindcor Research consistently indicates that the average tenure of an operationally focused CEO is just over 4 years. The 4 year tenure tends to correlate with the organisational change and performance curve logic, where organisations are seen to have to be consistently re-inventing and repositioning themselves in 5 year cycles

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