Tarsus Technology Group Financial Director
Joanne Tanner leads the finance, reporting, treasury, auditing, and risk & compliance functions at Tarsus Technology Group. As a member of the board and executive committee, she also provides strategic and commercial counsel to the group’s leadership.
Joanne joined Tarsus Technology Group in 2010 as group treasury and risk manager and was promoted to group finance executive in 2014. She was appointed to her current role in 2017.
Prior to that, Joanne joined Tarsus from Gemalto, where she was a financial controller for sub-Saharan Africa and was involved in the acquisition and integration of the NamITech and Trusted Logic Africa businesses. Prior to that, Joanne was head of finance at WesBank subsidiary, MotorOne, where she led a restructuring and turnaround programme.
Joanne began her career as a Deloitte bursary student, following the completion of her B.Accounting Honours degree at the University of Stellenbosch in 2003. She completed her Chartered Accountant articles in December 2006 and gained international exposure as an audit senior with the Deloitte Just-In Time (JIT) program in Milwaukee, USA and in Toronto, Canada.
Outside of work, Joanne enjoys travelling, reading, learning new things. slalom water skiing, boating, sailing and swimming, entertaining, and spending time with family and friends.