Deneb Investments: Gys Wege

Gysbert du Toit Wege has been Financial Director and Executive Director of Deneb Investments since 21 June 2013. He is also a member of the Executive, Risk and Social, and Ethics committees.

Gys du Toit is a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA) since 1999 with a B.Compt Hons from UNISA. He has 10 years of post-qualification experience within the distribution and logistics sectors, having worked in various senior financial roles including CFO of Grindrod Logistics. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of E Media Holdings Ltd from April 2009 to 2014 and as its Financial Director. He also served as Executive Director at Seardel Investment Corporation Ltd from August 2009 to 2014. 

Work
2014 – Present    Finance Director, Deneb Investments Ltd
2009 – 2014         Executive Director, Seardel Investments Corporation Ltd
2009 – 2014         Financial Director, E Media Holdings Ltd
2001 – 2009         Chief Financial Officer, Grindrod Logistics

Education
1998                       CA(SA), SAICA
1996 – 1997         B.Compt Hons, Accounting, UNISA
1993 – 1995         B.Acc, University of Stellenbosch

About Deneb Investments Ltd: Deneb Investments Limited is an investment company that engages in property, branded product distribution, and industrial and textile manufacturing businesses in South Africa and internationally. The company’s Property segment owns and manages a portfolio of industrial and commercial properties situated in KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape, and Gauteng. Its Branded Product Distribution segment sources and distributes Prima Toys, Prima Interactive, The Empire Group, Seartec, Limtech, Office Box, FuzeCloud, Clever Little Monkey, and Brand ID branded products. This segment distributes toys, games, electronics, stationery, and clothing products. Its Industrial segment manufactures specialised industrial products for the mining, agricultural, construction, and automotive industries. The company’s Textile segment manufactures home textiles, as well as cotton, worsted, and polyester fabrics primarily for the medical, hospitality, and retail markets. It also provides access security solutions, including biometric fingerprint recognition solutions, and engages in online distribution of stationery, and furniture and decor products, as well as offers extrusion and weaving of polypropylene. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is based in Cape Town, South Africa.

Deneb Investments reported a revue of R2.9 billion in 2017 with 2 926 employees.