Holdsport: Cobus Loubser

Cobus Loubser has been the Chief Financial Officer of Holdsport since June 2007.

Jacobus Petrus Loubser has been the Chief Financial Officer at Holdsport Limited since 2007 and also served as its Finance Director. He served as a Secretary of Holdsport Limited until September 2011. He has also been an Executive Director of Holdsport Limited since June 2008. Before this Cobus served as National Financial Manager at Virgin Active from 2004 to 2007. He gained extensive experience in managing assurance and accounting engagements across various industries while working at KPMG from 1999 to 2004. He is a CA (SA) and has B.Com Honours from the University of Stellenbosch.

2007 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Holdsport Ltd
2004 – 2007         Financial Manager, Virgin Active SA
1999 – 2004         Assurance, KPMG

1995 – 1998         B.Acc, Hons, University of Stellenbosch
1990 – 1994         Eldoraigne High School

About Holdport Ltd: Holdsport Limited engages in the retail of sports and outdoor-related footwear, apparel, and equipment in South Africa. The company is also involved in the design, manufacture, import, and distribution of technical and sports apparel and accessories to the sporting and outdoor industry under the First Ascent, Capestorm, Second Skins, and African Nature brands. It operates through a network of 39 Sportsmans Warehouse stores and 24 Outdoor Warehouse stores, and wholesale segments. Holdsport Limited was founded in 1986 and is based in Cape Town, South Africa. As of October 18, 2017, Holdsport Limited was taken private. 

Holdsport reported a revenue of R1.828 billion in 2017.