Sun International: Norman Basthdaw

Norman Basthdaw has been the Chief Financial Officer of Sun International since 24 March 2017.

Norman has been nominated for the 2020 CFO Awards.

Norman Basthdaw was appointed CFO of Sun International in March 2017. Prior to his appointment as CFO of Sun International, he was the group executive of mergers and acquisitions at Sun International. He is a qualified CA (SA) by profession and holds a B.Compt Honours, CTA, as well as an M.Com and a higher diploma in company law. He worked in senior finance positions at, among others, ABSA Bank, Gensec Bank a subsidiary of Sanlam, Genbel Securities and Allied Electronics Corporation. He has also been instrumental in Sun International’s expansion into Latin America. 

Work
2017 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Sun International
2013 – 2017         Group Executive: Mergers and Acquisitions, Sun International
                                ABSA Bank Ltd
                                Gensec Bank Ltd
                                Genbel Securities Ltd
                                Allied Electronics Corporation Ltd

Education
                                CA (SA)
                                CTA
                                B.Compt Hons
                                M.Com
                                Higher Diploma in Company Law

About Sun International: The Sun International brand has a proud legacy in the gaming, hospitality and entertainment sector. Its superior hotels and resorts profile makes it a recognised premium brand. The Sun International Group has a diverse profile of assets, including world class five star hotels, modern and well located casinos, and some of the world’s premium resorts.