Frans Olivier qualified as a CA in 2004 and performed his articles at KPMG in Johannesburg. Shortly after completion of his articles he joined Steinhoff Africa Holdings Proprietary Limited (Steinhoff). Frans gained extensive experience in various roles in the Steinhoff and KAP Industrial Holdings Limited (KAP) Groups over a period of 11 years. His most recent appointments have been as the Chief Financial Officer of KAP’s diversified industrial segment and, prior to that, as the Chief Financial Officer of PG Bison, a major subsidiary of KAP. Frans was appointed as Chief Financial Officer of KAP on 15 April 2016.
2016 – Present CFO, Kap Industrial
2014 – 2016 CFO, PG Bison
2014 – 2016 Various roles, Steinhoff Africa Holdings
2010 – 2014 Article Clerk, KPMG
2004 CA(SA), SAICA
About KAP Industrial: The KAP International Holdings is an investment company with a portfolio of diverse manufacturing businesses. Their activities includes fresh and processed meat, leather products, footwear, specialty fibres, bottle resin, automotive components, maize milling and toweling products. Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, KAP is an industrial group, predominantly located in and focused on business operating in African markets.
It has three main divisions:
- Diversified Industrial: integrated timber, automotive components, integrated bedding
- Diversified Chemical: polymers, resin
- Diversified Logistics: contractual logistics, passenger transport
Job title: CFO
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