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The winners of Access Bank’s 2022 Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton, South Africa were announced at a glittering Gala Event held at Summer Place in Sandton on 17 November 2022.


Cream of the crop: Access Bank’s 2022 Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton South Africa finalists named.

Hot on the heels of Access Bank’s Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton Africa 2021, Access Bank South Africa now seeks to replicate a local win in the Access Bank Womenpreneur campaign.

Chrisanthi Michaelides, Access Bank SA’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO), is tasked with overseeing all financial and tax matters, while monitoring and and mitigating financial, liquidity and capital risk.

As Head of Retail Banking, Roanleigh Thambiran is responsible for creation, oversight and management of the retail banking business unit.

The appointment of Sugendhree Reddy as Access Bank SA’s new CEO bodes well for the bank at the start of a new year after a successful launch in South Africa last year.

In its commitment to continuously provide financial and business skills to female entrepreneurs across the African continent, Access Bank Plc’s Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton programme announced the winners for 2021 in Lagos, Nigeria on 7 December 2021.

Applications for Womenpreneur Pitch-a-Ton South Africa 2022 are now closed.

Good luck to all our applicants, we will contact you soon!