Already a member? Click here to log in Click here to login
become a member join today, it's free
Francois Groepe

status

their rank

891

overall

478

in their country

3

in their city

223

in their industry

3

in their company

their badges

Celebrity
Allrounder
Pioneer
Brainiac
Complete
Veteran
Workaholic
Achiever
Leader
Academic
Accomplished
Associate
Athlete
Champion
Connector
Enthusiast
Influencer
Networker
Newsmaker
Philanthropist
Promoter
Roamer
Scholar
Tomorrow's Leader Nominee 2013
Tomorrow's Leader Nominee 2014
Tomorrow's Leader Nominee 2015

More details on our ranking system

What is your professional reputation? Click here to register and find out.

Post your Who's Who profile on your website or your blog with our handy profile sharing widget →


Francois Groepe

Francois E Groepe

Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank


Born 25-09-1969 in Bellville South Africa

Francois Groepe was appointed Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank in late 2011. He is the former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Media24. He joined Media24 as Chief Financial Officer in 2003, was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Media24 Newspapers in 2007 and promoted to group Chief Executive Officer in 2008. Groepe is also a Member of the Council of Stellenbosch University. In 2011, Francois Groepe made an offer to lead a buy-out of the school book publishers, Via Afrika Education.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce, is a Chartered Management Accountant, and holds a Master of Business Administration.


Business Address

Naspers Centre, 40 Heerengracht, Cape Town, 8000


Professional details

Current Position(s)


Council Member | University of Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch | 2005 - present

Academia, Education and Training


Non-Executive Director | Nasou Via Afrika Publishers
Cape Town | 2005 - present

Director | Paarl Media Holdings (Pty) Ltd
Paarl, Western Cape | 2003 - present

Previous Position(s)

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer | Media24 Limited
South Africa | 2008 - 2011

Other


Non-Executive Director | KKNK
Oudthoorn | 2005 - 2008

Non-Executive Director | South African Reserve Bank
Pretoria | 2004 - 2012

Accounting, Banking and Finance


Non-executive Director | M-Net Supersport
Johannesburg | 2004 - 2006

Member | IDC Audit Com
Johannesburg | 2004 - 2008

Financial Director | Media24 Limited
Cape Town | 2003 - 2007

Non-Executive Director | Property24
Johannesburg | 2003 - 2009

Senior Group Controller | Swiss Re Group
Zurich | 2002 - 2003

Chief Financial Officer | Swiss Re Life & Health SA
Johannesburg | 1998 - 2002

Manager Taxation | Swiss Re Life & Health
Cape Town | 1995 - 1999

Auditor | Anglovaal Industries Limited
Johannesburg | 1992 - 1995

Educational history

Tertiary

University of Cape Town

1997 - 1998

Post Graduate Diploma in Law - Tax law

University of Cape Town

Completed 1998

Post-Graduate Diploma

Tax Law

Achievements

Awards

AJ de Vries Prize | USB

Full Colours | University of Stellenbosch

Incorrect information? to report this profile.

Earn your Status

Join Who's Who and earn badges while our ranking system tracks your professional progress:

who's who Statistics

324925 Active profiles
3608 Profile views this week
138 New profiles this week
0 Achieved Who's Who Status this week

You need to be registered and signed in to network with this member.

Sign InRegister

Join Now