Ben Viljoen In 60 Seconds

Experienced CFO endeavoring to go beyond the financial numbers to support the business owner operationally. Before joining The FD/CFO Centre at the end of 2020, I was the head of finance at a mid-sized manufacturer. The experience gained as part of a renowned professional services firm’s agricultural focus group, I honed my skills as strategic role player in any business.

Specialist Skills

Banking Relationship

Negotiated customized finance plans with commercial banks to boost top line

Supplier Relationships

Built various supplier relationships, securing the right quality and price

Budgeting & Forecasting

Implemented various budgets and forecasts, increasing profitability

People Manager

Motivating professionals and blue collar workers alike to achieve set goals


Mitigating legal risk through hands-on involvement with legal teams

Track Record Highlights

  • Led an implementation project involving an ERP system, which was achieved with no business interruptions
  • Identified the need for and negotiated a specialized funding solution within the Agricultural and Manufacturing space
  • Supported business owners and executives achieving strategic objectives through hands-on operational and commercial involvement

Sector Experience

  • Manufacturing
  • Agriculture Farming
  • Not-For-Profit
  • Transport
  • Logistics

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