Independent non-executive director

Education: BA (Law), LLB
Appointed: August 2013
Directorships: Du Toit Group Proprietary Limited (Chairman) and Kaap Agri Limited (Chairman).

George has extensive experience in the retail sector, having joined the Pepkor Group in 1986 and has served as an Executive Director of Pep Retail Limited and Pepkor Retail Limited from 1991 to 2005 and as Managing Director from 2005 to 2011. He served as a non-executive director of Pepkor Retail Limited until 2015. George also farms in the Karoo and is actively involved in the broader community, and serves as Chairman of Stellenbosch University Council.