Qualified Chartered Accountant (Articled to KPMG 1987/89). Senior Manager Banking and Finance Division Standard Bank Unit Trust. Financial Manager 1996. Developed and launch of the Group’s Jersey based Standard Bank Offshore Unit Trust range. Director 2012 – 2019 of STANLIB Fund Management Jersey. Managing Director of Standard Bank Unit Trusts 1 October 1999 – 2003. Executive Director for STANLIB Collective in 2003. Chief Operating Officer of STANLIB Retail 2009 – 2019. STANLIB executive overseeing the largest ever and very successful Unit Trust outsourcing exercise in the South African market covering 400 000 investor accounts – R250 billion in asset/130 Funds. Director of FinSwitch since 2002. Non-Executive Director since 2019. Involved in various Association of Collective Investments (ACI) committees since 1998. Chairman of the Tax Committee and member of board since 2002. Appointed Deputy Chairman of the ACI Board in 2007 and Chairman in 2008 and led to the creation of ASISA in 2008. Appointed independent Trustee of the South African Independent Retirement Annuity and Preservation Pension and Provident Funds.
Two children in the school, one matriculated 2021 and one is currently in matric.
My wife has been a teacher in the Primary school over 10 years. Member of SAHETI Board since 2008