RARE Holdings: Renier Viljoen

Renier VIljoen has been the Financial Director of RARE Holdings since 2012. He is also the Company Secretary and Chief Executive Officer.

Renier Viljoen joined RARE Holding in 2011 as a Group Accountant. He was appointed Financial Director in 2012. He also took up the role of Company Secretary. In 2017 he was also appointed Chief Executive Officer. In 2016 he was appointed as the Managing Director of Rare Plastics. Before joining RARE holdings he was Financial Manager at UV Tooling CC. He has a B.Acc from the University of Stellenbosch. 

Work
2017 – Present    Chief Executive Officer, RARE Holdings Ltd
2012 – Present    Financial Director & Company Secretary, RARE Holdings Ltd 
2016 – 2016         Managing Director, RARE Plastics
2011 – 2012         Group Accountant, RARE Holdings Ltd
2010 – 2011         Financial Manager, UV Tooling CC
2007 – 2009         Trainee Accountant, Baker Tilly Greenwoords Chartered Accountants

Education
2003 – 2006         B.Acc, University of Stellenbosch
1998 – 2002         Bredasdorp High School

About RARE Holdings Ltd: The company was established in 1975 with a focus on the supply of carbon steel products to the Petrochemical industry. The company has since then evolved into the complete pipeline solutions provider classified as a black-women-owned entity under the BBBEE code. The company’s geographical footprint includes a trading office and HDPE Pipe Manufacturing facility in Kliprivier and Meyerton, Gauteng respectively. Furthermore, RARE is represented in Zambia.

RARE Holdings carries an extensive stock range for the petrochemical, mining and water market sectors at its eleven hectare premises in Kliprivier.

Geographical markets include South Africa, Zambia, Ghana, Botswana, Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

RARE Holdings reported a revenue of R345.99 million in 2015.