Cathy Smith
Sep 4, 2019

SAP kicks off Africa Code Week to spur digital skills revolution

German software company SAP promises to introduce 1.5 million African youths to digital skills this year.
Jun 10, 2019

SAP centres 2019 strategy on predictive customer support

Customer experience is at the heart of digital revolution, SAP executives told South African users attending the Saphila 2019 Conference underway at Sun City, North West Province South Africa.
Apr 16, 2019

AI: The need to leave no-one behind

Next edition of WEF in September could be pivotal to the future of the entire continent says Cathy Smith, Managing Director: SAP Africa.
Feb 20, 2019

SAP appoints regional director for Southern Africa

SAP Africa has announced Cameron Beveridge will be Southern Africa's new regional director.
Jan 18, 2019

SAP Africa Code Week exceeds target, trains 2.3m

The skills development initiative empowered millions of youth with basic coding skills, almost doubling the previous year's numbers.

SAP sets ambitious target for Africa Code Week

 The digital skills initiative has empowered 1.8 million pupils with digital skills, as SAP sets its sights on 600 000 more for 2018.
Oct 4, 2018

Telecommunications key to SSA's projected economic growth

Economist predict slower than expected growth, but research shows the promise of opportunity in telecoms.
Sep 17, 2018

The future of work in a digital world

Africa has an opportunity in this digital age, to grow and prosper, but we need skills and a new approach says Cathy Smith, Managing Director at SAP Africa.

The rise of the intelligent enterprise

Businesses in Africa must embrace and exploit disruptive technologies to be 'future ready' urged SAP at its NOW Conference in Johannesburg.
Aug 31, 2018

SAP's humanoid robot, Sophia, comes to SA

Known as the world's most advanced human-like robot, SAP's Sophia made its first local appearance at the SAP NOW conference this week.
Mar 12, 2018

SAP appoints new MD to lead Africa

Cathy Smith takes the helm days after a legal review initiated by the company led to the resignation of three executives suspended last year.