Truworths: David Pfaff

David Pfaff has been Chief Financial Officer of Bidcorp since April 2013.

In April 2013 David was appointed to the position of Chief Financial Officer at Truworths. In October 2014 he also took responsibility for the credit department, risk and analytics, information technology, credit operations and the call centre. He is a member of the store operations forum, as well as the properties forum and described his function as much more than a CFO role, as it is much more commercially and strategically focused. He is a Director of all the African subsidiaries as well as the office in the UK. 

He is a Member of the Audit and Remuneration Committees of the above subsidiary and an Invitee to the Audit and Risk Committee of Truworths International. He is also a member of the Ethics committee, the Risk Committee, the Change Control Committee, and the Tender and Capex committee. Prior to his time at Bidcorp he work at Anglo-American and Fiat. He is an Oxford University graduate.

2013 – Present      CFO, Truworths International
2008 – 2013          Operational and Financial Consulting, Executive
2001 – 2008          Chief Financial Officer, Datatec Ltd
2001 – 2008          Director, Logicalis
1997 – 2001          Executive Director, Anglo American Industrial Corporation
1990 – 1997          General Manager, Fiat and Alfa Romeo, Automakers Ltd
1988 – 1990          Articled Clerk, Deloitte

1990 – 1991         Post Graduate Diploma, University of Oxford
1983 – 1987         B.Com and CTA, Commerce, University of Cape Town

About Truworths: Truworths International Ltd is an investment holding and management company, which has been listed in the General Retailers sector on the JSE and on the Namibian Stock Exchange since 1998. Based in Cape Town, South Africa, its main operating companies, Truworths Ltd (Truworths, operating primarily in South Africa) and Office Holdings Ltd (Office, operating primarily in the United Kingdom), are leading cash and account retailers of fashion clothing, footwear and related merchandise.

Revenue for the year ended 02 July 2017 is R19 858 million. There are 11563 employees.