CFO Profile: Craig Barnard | Invicta Holdings

Craig Barnard | Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director | Invicta Holdings

Craig Barnard - current Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of Invicta Holdings - started his careers as a management accountant for Sappi. He then gained some experience while working for Group Five as a Commercial manager. In 1998, he began working for Invicta group as a Financial Manager. After a short period where he worked for CSE Equipment as a Director, he returned to Invicta Holdings as the Company Secretary. In 2007, Barnard became the CFO of Invicta. For his work as the CFO of Invicta, Barnard was nominated for the CFO Awards.

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Nationality:
South African
CFO since: 7 June 2007

Other current positions:

  • Executive Director and Member of Social and Ethics Committee - Invicta Holdings

Career:

  • 2007 - Present: Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director - Invicta Holdings Limited
  • 2002 - 2007: Company Secretary - Invicta Holdings Limited
  • 1999 - 2002: Director - CSE Equipment Company (Pty) Ltd
  • 1998 - 1999: Financial Manager - Invicta Group
  • 1996 - 1998: Commercial Manager - Group Five
  • 1993 - 1996: Management Accountant - Sappi

Education:

  • CA (SA)
  • MBA
  • ACIS


Invicta Holdings
Employees: 4498 (2013)
Listed: JSE, BSE
Sector: Consumer Discretionary
Industry: Distributors
Sub-Industry: Automotive Wholesale

Activities:
Invicta Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in trading engineering consumables, capital equipment and building supplies primarily in Southern Africa. It distributes bearings, seals, power transmission components, drives, belting, fasteners, filtration products and hydraulics, agricultural machinery, implements and related spares, heavy earthmoving machinery for construction and mining applications, materials handling equipment and related spares, after-market replacement parts, ground engaging tools, diesel engine components and undercarriage parts for earthmoving equipment and tiles and related sanitary ware, brass ware, taps, plumbing fixtures and plastic piping and related products to the building material sector. The company also engages in the wholesale and retail of light earthmoving machinery, turf-grooming machinery, golf cars, utility vehicles and related spares.

Financial Results:

Revenue (R Million)

2013

2012

2011

2010

7558

5599

4534

3969

Net Income (R Million)

2013

2012

2011

2010

744

476

426

365