People

Thabo Mokgatlha – Non Executive Director

 

Mr. Mokgatlha was the CEO and Executive Director of Nutritional Holdings Limited and served in various roles within the Royal Bafokeng Group.

 

He held the position as Centre Manager at the Office of the Auditor General (representative of North West Provincial Audit Committee) and was a Partner at Mokua and Associates Audit Firm. He has experience across various industries and has also lectured at the University of the North West.

 

His board and committee positions include Astrapak, Hyprop Investments, Impala Platinum, Master Plastics, Miranda Mineral Holdings, Nutritional Holdings, RMI Holdings, South African Coal Mining Holdings and York Timber Holdings.

Riaan  van der Vyver – Executive Director

 

Riaan graduated from RAU during 1997 obtaining his B.Comm Honours degree  in Economics (Cum Laude) and his B.Comm  Honours degree in Econometrics (With Merit).

 

He started off his career in the financial services industry at ABSA after which he lectured at Technicon South Africa and Midrand University in Economics, Applied Economics and Statistics and Accounting. He started the retail business for a Pretoria based pension fund administrator – Coris Capital, and was a founding member and former director of Fin-Q Financial Services’ offering of financial planning and advice services together with multi-manager solutions to clients.

 

He joined the Interneuron Group during January 2004 with the mandate to start the Multi-asset management and investment consulting business. During October 2009 Riaan became a shareholder and director of Alpha Cube Capital. Riaan has 19 years relevant experience in the financial services industry.

 

After leaving lecturing on a full-time basis, Riaan continued to lecture economics at UNISA, Southern Business School, Varsity College and Rissik Business School until 2016.