Gary Fisher – Director
Gary Fisher graduated from the University of Cape Town in 1990 with a major in Economics. He co-founded CBS in 1993 and was appointed Managing Director in 2001. He was part of a team which led the company to a November 2005 listing on the JSE and to its eventual acquisition by the PIC in August 2007 and subsequent delisting. Gary stepped down from the CBS board to co-found Cornerstone, the asset managers for British Capital, a Guernsey based property investment company. Gary also serves on the board of various non-profit trusts and organizations.
Peter Golding – Director
Peter Golding qualified as a Chartered Accountant (SA) after completing a B Acc (Hons) degree at Stellenbosch University. During the more than 25 years with the Pam Golding Property Group, he has been involved in all aspects of the business, including accounting, finance, sales, administration, projects and developments, marketing, public relations, regional management and executive management. He was also responsible for starting the commercial property division of the company which included leasing and selling of commercial property, property management, investment and property asset management, and has actively been involved in this sector for the past 14 years.
He also serves or has served on the board of a number of public benefit, educational and business development organisations; was for a number of years a member of the international Young Presidents Organisation, and played squash at provincial level.
Sanele Nyoka – Director
After completing his degree in Economics and Business Economics, Sanele joined the world of clothing retail where he gained valuable experience in the areas of supply chain management, logistics and managing retail operations with two of the largest department retail companies in South Africa. A transition to financial services enabled Sanele to gain experience in strategy, marketing, stakeholder management, new financial product design, administration and investments. Project Management is one of the skills he gained in the retirement fund industry. In all of his roles he had to lead and be lead by various teams of people, thus enhancing his people skills. He is a member of various financial services industry bodies and has served as a trustee on boards of pension funds. Sanele is now an entrepreneur and one of his passions is human capital development. He is passionate about giving back to the community and is involved in various community projects.
Michelle De Nysschen – General Manger
Michelle has extensive experience in the corporate sector and in 2004 established a national Corporate Social Investment department that in 2007 won the prestigious Proudly South African CSI champion of the year award.
She joined The Property Foundation in 2010 and is completing her Community Development studies at Cornerstone Institute.