CAR Conference 2016 presentations


Speakers presentations

Mike WhitfieldMike Whitfield is the managing director of Nissan South Africa and also heads up the company’s Africa South regional business unit, which covers Sub Saharan Africa.

Sarwant-SinghMartyn Briggs leads the Mobility team at Frost & Sullivan, providing detailed market research and consulting advice on these topic areas.

Adrian VelaersShayne Mann Co-founder of Mann Made Media, an award-winning, leading experiential brand agency for top global and local Fortune 500 companies, Shayne Mann has 18 years experience in the media, marketing and eventing industry.

Adrian VelaersAdrian Velaers has been the Senior Technical Advisor for Sasol’s Retail and Commercial fuels business since 2014, managing technical services and product quality for Sasol fuel customers.
Mr Velaers begun his career in 2006 at Sasol.

Chris de KockChris de Kock the CEO of WesBank, who set the cat among the pigeons with his downbeat forecast for vehicle sales at the Car of the Year awards evening in March, has joined the impressive list of speakers lined up for the biennial CAR Conference, which takes place on September 1, during the SA Festival of Motoring at the Kyalami Circuit and Conference Centre.

Sizwe NxedlanaSizwe Nxedlana is Chief Economist at First National Bank. Prior to that he was a Senior Economist in FNB’s Wealth segment where he was involved in macroeconomic and investment research and is a member of the investment and asset allocation committees. Before joining FNB Wealth he was an economist at FNB Commercial.


Dave Duarte is a communications trends expert.In 2014 Dave was selected as a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. He also serves on the board of the Mail & Guardian…