Wilma Crosson


Job Title: Chief Information Officer

Company: Volkswagen Financial Services


Wilma Crosson is the CIO of Volkswagen Financial Services (VWFS SA). She is a trained accountant who decided to switch to IT after falling in love with the profession as an end-user. Wilma has extensive experience in the financial services, telecommunications, and automobile industries. She is also passionate about women's empowerment and has founded and is affiliated with several women's empowerment initiatives, for which she is frequently called upon to give public speeches.

2021 - Present Chief Information Officer, Volkswagen Financial Services - South Africa
2017 - 2020 Senior Technology Officer, WesBank
2011 - 2020 ERP Fin Data Warehouse Development Manager, WesBank
2016 - 2017 Head of ERP, WesBank
2016 - 2017 Solution Design and Systems Implementation, iFactory Consulting
2010 - 2010 Management Consultant. EOH
2006 - 2010 Managing Director, TimeWorx Consulting
2005 - 2006 ERP Business Unit Manager, SimekaBSG
1995 - 2001 Oracle Specialist, MTN

1991 - 1993, BCom Accounting, University of the Witwatersrand, WITS Business Campus

About Volkswagen Financial Services South Africa (VWFS SA): VWFS SA was launched as a legal entity in March 2014 with 2 shareholders Volkswagen Financial Services AG (Germany) holding 51 percent and The First Rand Group holding 49 percent.

VWFS SA specialises in asset (vehicle) based finance, providing finance and insurance solutions for customers purchasing exclusively from Volkswagen Group dealerships nationwide. We are the finance home to some of the most popular and loved vehicle brands, including Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Bentley, and Lamborghini. We currently provide flexible finance and insurance solutions for our customers under the following service brands, “Volkswagen Financial Services”, “Audi Financial Services”, “Porsche Financial Services”, “Bentley Financial Services” and “Lamborghini Financial Services."

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