Rolfes Holdings: André Broodryk

André Broodryk has been the Chief Financial Officer of Rolfes Holdings since 6 November 2017.

Andreas Pieter Broodryk is a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA) with a B.Com, Accounting and Finance from the University of Johannesburg. He was Group Financial Director of Interwaste Holdings Ltd and also served as its CFO. He was also the CFO of African Dawn Capital Ltd until 31 May 2010. He has extensive experience in the South African financial services industry, having worked as Financial Director of Coronation Capital for ten years. He was Financial Director of the Bragan Foods division before being appointed CFO of Rolfes holding in November 2017.

Work
2017 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Rolfes Holdings Ltd
2017 – 2017         Financial Director, Bragan Chemicals 
2010 – 2017         Financial Director/CFO, Interwaste Holdings Ltd
2009 – 2010         Acting CFO, African Dawn Capital
1999 – 2009         Financial Director/CFO, Coronation Capital 
1994 – 1999         Head of Finance: Equity Group, Standard Bank Group
1990 – 1994         Article Trainee, PwC

Education
1987 – 1991         B.Com., Accounting and Finance, UJ

About Rolfes Holdings Ltd: Rolfes Holdings manufactures and distributes a diverse range of market-leading, high-quality chemical and organic products to various industries. 

The Agricultural division develops, manufactures and distributes products that promote plant, root, and foliar health, soil nutrition, disease prevention and control and various other agricultural remedies. 

The Food division distributes imported and locally manufactured products to the food and beverage, bakery, dairy, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries.

The Industrial division manufactures and distributes industrial chemicals including various organic and inorganic products including additives, in-plant and point-of-sale dispersions, leather chemicals and solutions, solvents, lacquer thinners, pigments, surfactants, cleaning solvents, water treatment products, creosotes and waxes. 

The Water division provides specialised water purification solutions and products to the industrial, mining, home and personal care markets. Additionally, the division manufactures and distributes pure beneficiated silica to the mining, metallurgical, fertiliser, water filtration and construction industries. 

The Group’s international footprint and customer base extends to Asia, the rest of Africa, and Eastern and Western Europe, with operations currently in Botswana, Zambia and Romania.

Rolfes Holdings reported a revenue of R1.5 billion in 2017 with over 900 employees.