​​CHANGE MANAGEMENT: The Journey of Inspirational Leaders


14:15-18:15​, 22 November, 2017​

Event venue: RADISSON BLU LE VENDOME HOTEL, Atlantic room, first floor

14 London Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, 8005 South Africa​​



​Welcome address and Keynote Speech

Ole G. Morten, Managing Director, Finans Norge 


​Introductory remarks

Laurie Dufays, Deputy Director, Institutional relations Africa and MENA, WSBI


​Effective steps towards change implementation and how to avoid obstacles

​Moderation and introduction by Laurie Dufays, Deputy Director, Institutional relations Africa and MENA, WSBI



Adam Shaheen Acting MD South Africa Postbank



Speakers present their approach of change management and what did they focus on, to ensure the successful implementation over time 

Speakers: Sabasaba Moshingi CEO TPB TZ; Aswin De Silva, Chairman of National Savings Bank (NSB) Sri Lanka; Redouane Najm Edinne, Chairman of the Management Board of Al Barid Bank and Deputy General Manager of Groupe Poste Maroc

Originally, TPB in Tanzania, NSB in Sri Lanka and the Groupe la Poste in Morocco,  are traditional postal and public institutions, which have adapted successfully their business models over the last decade.  Eventually, all  have evolved to focus on promoting financial inclusion and empowering both their team and their customers and showing improving financial results each year. How did they achieve the above?  How did they manage to change cultures, habits, behaviors?  And how are they planning to enforce continuous change in the future, will be part of the experience they will share with us. 


Questions and Answers


​Tea break

Get inspired by other CEOs journey in your day to day leadership 

Working groups led by the speakers on ways of working that enable changes to happen in the system and in the mind: what were keys for success and how were they used?​
​Conclusions: reporting of the groups
Chris de Noose, Managing Director WSBI​