BIOGRAPHY


Paul Baloyi

Paul Baloyi

Non-Executive Director

Paul is an Entrepreneur based in South Africa. He is also a non-executive director on several large listed companies in South Africa (Alphamin Resources Ltd; Bid Corporation Ltd; ENX Group Ltd; Paul serves as the Chairman of Lagae Peresec (Pty) Ltd; Peermont Group (Pty) Ltd and Zarclear Holdings Ltd.


Paul has been in numerous leadership positions and has over 30 years of experience in the Financial Services sector. He was the chief executive officer and managing director of the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) and the DBSA Development Fund from June 2006 until April 2013. He was instrumental in significantly increasing the size and scope of the bank’s activities both locally and into Africa.


Paul is a specialist in risk and finance engineering and he spent 30 years with Standard Bank and Nedbank. His last position at Nedbank was as managing director of Nedbank Africa until 2006, where he established many invaluable business relationships with companies and individuals across the continent. Paul was the Chairman of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), whose mission it is to build human and institutional capacity for sustainable growth and poverty reduction in Africa.


He was a council member of the Institute of Bankers and also served as Chairman of the Nedmedical Aid. Paul has been and continues to be an independent non executive director on many boards locally and in Africa. He is a member of the Institute Of Directors.


Paul is 63 years old and his qualifications include an MBA from the University of Bangor in the UK, a Management of Development Program from Potchefstroom University, an Advanced Management Program qualification from INSEAD in France, and a Senior Executive Programme qualification from Harvard, USA. Paul Specialize in Risk, Governance, and Strategy. He has significant experience in development finance and enterprise development, including Institutional Capacity Building.


Education: He holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Bangor in the UK, a Management of Development Program from Potchefstroom University, an Advanced Management Program qualification from INSEAD in France, and a Senior Executive Programme qualification from Harvard, USA. Paul Specialize in Risk, Governance, and Strategy. He has significant experience in development finance and enterprise development, including Institutional Capacity Building.


Board Committees: Actuarial; Audit; Risk