Fifi Peters is an Award-Winning Financial
Journalist and Broadcaster.
She is a Senior Anchor at CNBC Africa
and Host of the SAfm Market Update, with
Fifi has worked in some of the most
reputable financial newsrooms in South
Africa including the Business Day and
An economist at heart, Fifi obtained her
BA Degree in Economics & Journalism
from Rhodes University in 2010.
She also holds certificates in Finance,
Law and Media from the SA Institute of
Financial Markets (SAIFM), the London
School of Economics (LSE) and the
Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS),
As a conference facilitator and MC,
Fifi has moderated discussions for
government entities and private sector
companies in Africa as well as
multilateral institutions including the
Fifi has also facilitated discussion at the
World Economic Forum in Davos,
Fifi is host of the SAfm Market Update, the express business show, with Moneyweb News.
An economist at heart, Fifi has practised journalism for more than a decade acquiring skills across media fields from production, broadcast, online and print.
She’s worked in some of the most reputable financial newsrooms in South Africa including CNBC Africa, Business Day, Financial Mail & eNCA.
Fifi is most passionate about financial education and deconstructing complex financial concepts through her story telling.
She’s committed to narrating Africa’s growth story and the role the media has in helping the continent reach its full potential through sharing information that is accurate, unbiased and fair.
Fifi is a proficient orator who connects well with an audience.
She is well versed in economics and financial markets. She is also knowledgeable on the retail, manufacturing, banking, construction, mining and energy sectors
Fifi has moderated discussions for local and global government entities, private sector companies as well as multilateral institutions including the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation.
She has also facilitated conversations at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland
Dynamic, witty, engaging and energetic.
These are the qualities that have captivated most events at which Fifi has been a Master of Ceremonies. She specializes mainly in C-Suite events such as business roundtables, executive banquets and company award ceremonies.