G4S Africa: Cobus Groenewoud

Cobus Groenewoud has been the regional finance director of G4S Africa since February 2016.

Cobus Groenewoud was appointed as the regional finance director for G4S Africa in 2016. Prior to his appointment, he served at MultiChoice Africa, which was at the time part of Naspers, as commercial director from 2012 to 2016 and as chief financial officer from 2002 to 2012. 

He is a qualified chartered accountant (SA) with a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Auditing degree and Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Investment Management and Finance from the University of Johannesburg.

Work
2016 - Present    Regional Finance Director, G4S Africa
2012 - 2016         Commercial Director, MultiChoice Africa Ltd
2002 - 2012         Chief Financial Officer, MultiChoice Africa Ltd

Education
1994 - 1994         CA(SA)
1991 - 1993         B.Com, Accounting and Audit, UJ
1985 - 1988         B.Com Honours, Investment Management and Finance, UJ

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