Christine Ramon

Christine is an executive director and chief financial officer at Sasol Limited. She started her career at Cooper and Lybrand, working in both Italy and Johannesburg, before accepting the deputy directorship for finance for the Inde- pendent Electoral Commission in 1994. She later moved to Johnnic Holdings, first as financial director and two years later became chief executive. Christine holds a Bachelor of Accounting Science with hounours from the University of South Africa, and completed a senior executive programme at Harvard. She's recognised as a chartered accountant on the Public Accountants' and Auditors' Board and South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. Christine was nominated as one of the finalists in Lebone's Woman of the Year Competition for 2000 and was nominated as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in January 2007. She is also a member of the Association for Advance- ment of Black Accountants of South Africa.

Lunch spot: Assaggi in Illovo