Performance Pay and The Income Gap

9th Apr 2018
Talking Remuneration Strategy
21st May 2018

A half-day seminar for members of remuneration committees and senior HR executives on the important changes affecting the mandate of the committee and how it should interact with function heads


The seminar will address important changes affecting the corporate governance of senior executive remuneration in SA following the publication of the King Report on Corporate Governance (November 2016) (King IV), and will cover –

  • The new mandate of the committee – towards broader involvement
  • The income gap – and how to report on this
  • The approval process – how to manage this
  • Forward-looking remuneration policy – summarize this properly
  • Remuneration policy governing variable pay – how to set and govern strategic objectives and performance vesting conditions
  • Implementation reporting and accountability – get it right!

Who should attend:

  • Members of remuneration committees
  • Corporate governance specialists
  • Senior HR executives

Scheduled dates:

Seminars are scheduled at the following venues in 2018:

City Venue Dates
Johannesburg Crowne Plaza-JHB-The Rosebank 13th June and 4th July 2018
Cape Town The Cape Milner Hotel 25th June 2018
Durban The Kingfisher Lodge 15th  June 2018

The presentation and the hand-out material:

Attendance is limited to 15 delegates to ensure opportunities for questions and interaction.

The presentations will be made by Mr. Deon Thomson (B Com (Wits), B Com Hons (Pta), CASA, LLB (Unisa), H Dip Tax Law (Wits). He has served in both the accounting and legal professions before specializing during the past twenty years as an associate consultant of P E Corporate Services.

Hand-out material will include write-ups and illustrative case studies on the subject matter for later reference.

The programme on the day:

Scheduled – Time
Registration and refreshments 8.00 – 8.30am
Session one presentation 8:30 to 10:30am
Tea-break 10:30 to 10:45am
Session two presentation 10:45am to 12:45pm
Adjournment 12:45pm

Fees and Registration:

Attendance fee (which includes hand-out material) per person:   R3 750 plus VAT;  or, if more than one attendee enrolled by one employer – per attendee:   R3 250 plus VAT.

Further copies of the hand-out material (a 100 page booklet plus slides and a free copy of the 2018 Survey of the Remuneration Policies of the Top 80 JSE Companies as disclosed in their most recent integrated reports) can be purchased for an additional fee of R1 875 plus VAT.

To attend, please complete and transmit the attached ENROLMENT FORM.


Fees are only payable once we have confirmed the booking and issued a VAT invoice for the amount owing.


This seminar is presented jointly by Financial Research Consultants SA and P E Corporate Services SA (Pty) Limited.

Enquiries and completed Enrolment Forms should be addressed in the first instance to:

Ursula Borrageiro (

Telephone:  011 442-4334



PECS wish you a wonderful festive season and prosperous 2019.
Please note our offices will be closed from 24th December 2018 until 3rd January 2019.