Rectron: Gerhard Malan

Gerhard Malan has been Financial Director since November 2008.

Gerhard Malan serves as Financial Director of Rectron Holdings Limited. He started working at Rectron as the Financial Manager in 2006. Gerhard also serves as a Director of Rectron Holdings Limited. He graduated from the University of the North West in 2003 with a B.Com Honours degree in Accounting. After graduation, he went on to do three years of articles at Griesel Nel Inc. Gerhard is a registered chartered accountant with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. He has an extensive knowledge of the ICT charter, with specific reference to Enterprise Development and Corporate and Social Investment. Gerhard is recognised for being a results-driven team leader with strong beliefs in people development and enablement.

Work    
2008 – Present    Financial Director, Rectron South Africa
2006 – 2008        Financial Manager, Rectron South Africa
2004 – 2006        Article Clerk, Griesl Nel Associates

Education
2000 – 2003        B.Com Hons, Accounting, University of the North West
1995 – 1999        Kroonstad High School

About Rectron: Rectron is a leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) distributor in South Africa, with its head office located in Midrand, Gauteng. The company has been in existence since 1995 and has grown from a four-man operation to having five branches in South Africa and approximately 350 employees worldwide. 

The company is driven by technology which it uses to add value to its customers, and it has invested approximately R35m in automation control systems and IT to increase its efficiency to its customers. In 2017 Rectron employed 358 people and had a turnover of R1.46 billion.