Cathy Smith

SAP Africa appoints new CFO amid change in business model

Sandi de Souza to serve in the position as company intensifies focus on cloud services.
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Sep 22, 2021

SAP Africa’s Cathy Smith urges corporates to support start-ups

Tech is the enabler for development and it’s clear that traditional models for building economies are no longer valid, says the ICT executive.
Aug 11, 2021

Absa taps into SAP to transform its Africa Finance business

Kenya first site for S/4 HANA implementation, launched on Amazon Web Service Hyperscaler - an African first for the businesses.
Aug 3, 2021

SAP Africa announces new COO

Tracy Bolton mandated to expand company’s offering to new customers, drive cloud adoption.
Jan 31, 2020

What does 2020 have in store for Africa's digitally connected?

African organisations are using the technological building blocks of 4IR to reinvent themselves says Cathy Smith, Managing Director: SAP Africa.
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.