Mr WJ Groenewald (“Jacques”)

Acting Chairman and CEO

Jacques is an investment professional in the asset management, investment banking and hedge funds industry with 18 years experience.

He has done various equity transactions (deal making as well as post-management), debt settlement negotiation and the establishment of funding structures. He is the CEO of Afdawn and was part of the process that changed the vision and the strategy of the company to become an active investment holding company acquiring shareholding in strategic entrepreneurial and innovation-driven companies with proven growth strategies.

Before Afdawn Jacques was Director Strategic Investments with a premier financial services group in South Africa where he was responsible to manage and exit various private equity investments made by the company.