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Award-Winning Financial Journalist
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 Moneyweb.
Fifi has worked in some of the most reputable financial newsrooms in South Africa including the Business Day and Financial Mail.
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), respectively.
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 United Nations.
Fifi has also facilitated discussion at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
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
MC | Master of Ceremonies
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.