Gold Brands Investments: Terrence Craig Ballard

Terrence Ballard has been the Financial Director of Gold Brands Investments since 1 December 2015.

Terence Ballard obtained a National Diploma in Accounting at the Technikon of Pretoria. He is a registered member of the South African Institute of Professional Accountants. In January 2003, Terrence started as a trainee accountant at M Kayne Financial Consultants where he stayed until November 2005. He was appointed FD of Gold Brands Investments in December 2015. He is also a Director at Ballard and Associates.

2015 – Present    Financial Director, Executive Director, Gold Brands Investments
            Present      Director, Ballard and Associates
2003 – 2005         Trainee Accountant, M Kayne Financial Consultants

                                 National Diploma, Accounting, Technikon of Pretoria.
1995 – 1999          Matric, Hillview High School    

About Gold Brands Investments Ltd: Gold Brands started in 2012 with only one Chesanyama store at Wits University. When Chesanyama started to grow, they launched 1+1 Pizza, followed by both Pitaland and Chicken Wild Wings in 2013, and Gold Brands Sauces in 2014. In 2015, they acquired the Blacksteer brand and celebrated Chesanyama’s RASA Rosetta Award for Best Take-Away – and its 294th store. By the end of 2015, their franchise has grown to a total of 331 stores across five brands. In 2016 they were listed on the JSE AltX. 

Gold Brands reported a revenue of R235.502 million in 2016.