SA Entrepreneurs

Christo Wiese – Pepkor Limited (Shoprite)

christo wiese of pepkor - shoprite

Full Name: Christoffel Hendrik Wiese Nickname: ‘Christo’ Chairman of Pepkor Limited Net Worth $3.5 Billion (R30 Billion) as of March 2013 Christoffel Wiese is a Non-Executive Chairman of Invicta Holdings Limited. He is also the Chairman of Pepkor. He is currently the controlling shareholder of Shoprite Holdings Limited, Africa’s largest retailer. Christo Wiese serves on the boards of numerous companies and ...

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Bruno Steinhoff – Steinhoff International Holdings

Full Name: Bruno Ewald Steinhoff Founder of Steinhoff International Holdings Ltd. Net Worth – R4.7 Billion Bruno Steinhoff is the Founder and Non-Executive Director of Steinhoff International Holdings Limited. Steinhoff has more than 45 years of experience in the furniture business and over 35 years of manufacturing experience. At a Glance Born: in Germany (Age 75) Source of Wealth: Manufacturing, self-made ...

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Gerrit GT Ferreira – RMB Holdings (First Rand Limited)

Non-Executive Chair of First Rand Limited and Chairman of RMB Holdings Limited. Net Worth – $ 460 Million GT Ferreira is currently the Chairman of RMB Holdings Limited. He has been involved in the financial services sector since graduating with commerce degrees from the University of Stellenbosch. Mr Ferreira was announced the Cape Town Chamber of Business and Die Burger’s ...

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Giovanni Ravazzotti – Ceramic Industries (ITALTILE)

Non-Executive Chairman of Ceramic Industries Net Worth – R2.9 Billion Giovanni Alberto Mario Ravazzotti is a Non-Executive Chairman of Ceramic Industries Limited. Ravazzotti also founded Italtile, a company importing and retailing ceramic tiles, in 1969. His leadership and experience assisted Ceramic Industries Limited in becoming the market leader in South Africa in the manufacture of ceramic tiles and vitreous china ...

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Sir Donald Gordon – Liberty Group

Sir Donald Gordon - founder of Liberty Life & Liberty International (South African Entrepreneur)

Honorary Life President of Liberty Group Ltd & Intu Properties (formerly named Liberty International PLC, UK) Net Worth – R5, 71 billion (as of 2012) Sir Donald Gordon (b. June 24, 1930), is a South African property, insurance magnate and philanthropist. He has been awarded a knighthood for his service to the arts and business. Honorary Life President: Liberty International PLC, UK; Hon Life President: ...

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