Meet CFO Awards 2016 nominee Robert Katz, CFO of Peregrine
Robert Katz | Chief Financial Officer | Peregrine
Robert Katz - current CFO of Peregrine - qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1989. Before joining Peregrine in 2010, Katz was the Finance Director Retail Banking of Standard Bank Group. Katz has also served as a Director for Microsoft South Africa. Mister Katz is a member of a variety of professional societies. Amongst these communities are the Computer Society of South Africa and the Young Presidents' Organisation.
Mister Katz holds an BCom and a Masters degree in Finance. For his work as the CFO of Peregrine, he has been nominated for the CFO Awards 2016.
CFO Since: 1 Marcht 2010
2010 - present
Chief Financial Officer, Peregrine Holdings
2002 - 2010
Finance Director Retail Banking, Standard Bank Group
Master's degree Finance - Rand Afrikaans University
Bachelor of Commerce - University of the Witwatersrand
Peregrine is a financial services group which provides institutions as well as individuals with investment management solutions in wealth and alternative assets. The Group focusses on investing in both it's clients and proprietary capital. The company also manages related transactions. Peregrine operates through six segments, being: Wealth Management, Asset Management, Broking and Structuring, Stenham an Advisory. Although the company is headquartered in Johannesburg, Peregrine has around 700 employees worldwide.