HomeChoice International Plc: Paul Burnett

Paul Burnett has been the Financial Director of HomeChoice International Plc since 12 November 2014.

Paul Burnett has served as Finance Director at HomeChoice International PLC since November 2014. Before this, Paul served as Chief Financial Officer at Nimble Group. He completed his articles at EY. He served as a Regional Finance Manager for ABI. He has also worked for the World Bank in a fiduciary role for the Africa region. He served as a Director of Norman Bissett and Associates Group Proprietary Ltd, Norman Bissett and Associates Holdings Proprietary Ltd, Norman Bissett and Associates of Namibia Proprietary Ltd and Norman Bissett and Associates of Botswana Proprietary Ltd. He has a Bachelor’s of Business Science from the University of Cape Town.

Work
2014 – Present    Finance Director, HomeChoice International Plc
2013 – 2014         Finance Director, HomeChoice Holdings Ltd. 
2010 – 2013         CFO, Nimble Group
2007 – 2010         Finance Manager, South African Breweries
2003 – 2007         Finance Analyst, The World Bank
2003                       Consultant, EY

Education
1999 – 2001         CA(SA), SAICA
1994 – 1998         B.Bus.Sci, Finance, UCT

About HomeChoice International Plc: HomeChoice International Plc, an investment holding company, operates as an omni-channel home shopping retailer in South Africa. It operates through Retail and Financial Services segments. The Retail segment offers a range of household textiles, homeware merchandise, and footwear products, as well as personal electronics. The Financial Services segment provides unsecured personal loan products, including short-term and low-value loans. The company offers its products through mail order and online channels, such as Internet and mobile phone, as well as through call centers. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Wynberg, South Africa. HomeChoice International PLC is a subsidiary of GFM Holdings Ltd.

HomeChoice International Plc reported a revenue of R1.3 billion in 2017 with 1 600 employees.