Mr Price: Mark Blair

Mark McNeil Blair has been Chief Financial Officer of Mr Price since 2006

Mark McNeil Blair has been the Chief Financial Officer of Mr Price Group Limited since 1 April 2007 and serves as its Member of Group Management Board. Mark has been Executive Director of Mr Price Group Limited since 1 March 2006

Mark qualified as a CA (SA) in 1989, after which he worked for two years at the South African Revenue Services. In 1991 he joined H Lewis Trafalgar (Pty) Ltd as their Group Financial Manager. He held this position for two years before moving to EY in 1994. After working with the firm in both the Cape Town and Brisbane offices, he was made a Director in 1999 and Partner in their Durban office in 2001. He joined Mr Price in 2006 as an Executive Director of Special Projects and after a year was appointed as CFO. 

Work
2006 – Present    Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director,                                                                Mr Price Group Ltd
2006 – 2006         Executive Director of Special Projects, Mr Price Group Ltd
2001 – 2005         Partner, EY, Durban 
1999 – 2000         Director, EY, Durban
1994 – 1998         EY, Cape Town/Brisbane
1991 – 1993         Group Financial Manager, H Lewis Trafalgar (Pty) Ltd
1990 – 1991         South African Revenue Service 

Education
1989                       CA (SA)

About Mr Price Group Limited: Mr Price Group Limited is an omni-channel, fashion value retailer. The Group retails apparel, homeware and sportsware through owned and franchised stores and online channels in Africa and Australia. Merchandise is predominantly own-branded and targeted at younger customers in the mid to upper LSM categories. Mr Price Group comprises the five retail trading divisions of mrp, mrphome, mrpsport, Miladys and Sheet Street. In addition, mrpmoney offers credit, insurance and mobile products across the retail omni-channels.

Mr Price Group reflected revenue of R19.8 billion for the year ended 1 April 2017.