Date of birth:
29 February 1976
BCompt Hons (Unisa); MBA (IE Business School)
Ms Francis has over 20 years’ experience in the implementation of governance, risk and compliance frameworks across various sectors. She is currently the Group Commercial Executive of Imperial Holdings Limited and is a member of several Imperial group boards and oversight committees. Previously,
Ms Francis held executive risk officer positions at the State IT Agency (SITA) and the City of Johannesburg. She has also held non-executive director positions at National Treasury, the Department of Communications and the Universal Service and Access Agency of SA (USAASA). Ms Francis, a certified internal auditor, is the current president of the Institute of Risk Management SA and has served on the board of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Non-executive director of Altron and member of the Altron Audit Committee and the Altron Risk Management Committee.