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How to attend the PaySpace Outsourcing POWER Conference 2021

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Our speakers

Bruce van Wyk

PaySpace Founder & Director

Bruce has over 16 years of experience in designing, conceptualising, and implementing functional payroll and HR solutions for various local, multinational, and blue-chip organisations. With a love for entrepreneurship, Bruce heads up the Finance and Sales departments at PaySpace.

Dr Adriana Marais


Adriana Marais is a South African theoretical physicist, technologist and advocate for off-world exploration. She is a director of the Foundation for Space Development Africa, an organisation aiming to send Africa’s first mission to the Moon, the Africa2Moon Project.

Tinka Pretorius

RSSA Regional Payroll Manager at Ericsson

Tinka is the Regional Payroll Manager for Ericsson responsible for managing payroll for 28 countries in Africa. She started her career in finance and has extensive experience in finance, payroll, and project management. She has experience in moving payroll from different platforms and vendors to one centralized outsourced vendor. Tinka believes with proper governance and analytics you can manage a large team and a complex set-up successfully and continuously strive to better yourself, your team, and the services we provide.

Edmund Pohl

Head of Payroll Outsourcing

Edmund joined the PaySpace Outsourcing division 5 years ago. He has 19 years payroll experience and has been active in the Business Process Outsourcing arena for the past 17 years. Edmund has played a vital role in various global payroll aggregator agreements as well as multi-national payroll customer’s account management. He is responsible for strategic and operational leadership within Outsourcing and makes key decisions with regards to the form and shape of current and future Outsourcing services and their expansion to offer customers more value for money.

Dee Jay Black

Business Development Specialists at PaySPace

Dee-Jay joined PaySpace as a New Business Developer in 2020. From the get-go, Dee-Jay has been specifically focused on the Outsourced payroll market. His rich history of work with multinational companies in different countries has cultivated in him a knack for understanding customer wants and needs, beyond the scope documents. With a natural drive to keep learning and building on past experience, it is Dee-Jay’s passion to identify customer-centric solutions that optimise business processes, improve bottom lines, and delight payroll teams.

Sanrissa Singh

Outsourcing Account Manager at PaySpace

Sanrissa has been with PaySpace Outsourcing since 2018 and fulfills the role of a Senior Account Manager. Sanrissa is qualified as a Global Remuneration Specialist and has a wealth of knowledge on remuneration and benefit schemes. In her capacity at PaySpace Sanrissa has spearheaded very intricate projects including a Workday deployment at a large corporate client. Sanrissa holds a wealth of system and industry knowledge and is intimately familiar with bringing practical and procedural benefits to customers.

George Karageorgiades

PaySpace Founder & Director

George is a founding member of PaySpace with over 21 years’ experience in the HCM technology industry. He is one of the industry’s leading specialists in the field of implementing, configuring and building Payroll and HR solutions in best of breed, ERP, Bureau and multi-country environments. His forte is in payroll architecture, global agile solution design and international tax compliance.

Christine Painter


Christine is a registered tax practitioner and is responsible for the interpretation and implementation of tax into Payspace software to ensure compliance. Christine has sound knowledge of PAYE, Unemployment Insurance Fund, Skills Development, and Employment Equity. She is an experienced Product Owner, ensuring customer success by keeping a well-balanced structure and proactively engaging with all relevant stakeholders. Christine is passionate to develop the best-suited result for our customers.

Conference agenda

Friday, 15 October 2021

Time Topic / Speaker
09:00 – 09:05 Introduction – Tami Loots
09:05 – 09:20 Welcome – Bruce van Wyk
09:20 – 09:50 Keynote – Dr Adriana Marais
09:50 – 10:20 Outsourcing Success Story – Tinka Pretorius
10:20 – 10:30 Comfort Break
10:30 – 10:45 Outsourcing Strategy – Edmund Pohl
10:45 – 11:20 Outsourcing Beyond 2021 – Dee Jay Black & Sanrissa Singh
11:20 – 11:35 International Expansion – George Karageorgiades
11:35 – 12:05 Compliance in Africa – Christine Painter
12:05 – 12:30 Entertainment

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