Chief Executive Officer CA (SA)

Chief Executive Officer CA (SA)

Chief Executive OfficerSCHALK BURGER

Schalk is the Chief Executive Officer of Steeledale and holds a B.Com (Acc.) Hons degree and an M.Com (Accounting) degree from the University of Johannesburg. He is a Chartered Accountant and completed his articles at KPMG, whereafter he embarked on a career in Investment Banking and Corporate Finance, gaining experience and being involved in a number of investment banking transactions with firms such as Standard Corporate and Merchant Bank, ABSA Corporate and Merchant Bank and Brait.

He subsequently moved into an operational role as Financial Director of, respectively, a company in the telecommunications industry which was part of the MTN group, and thereafter the mining supply industry, culminating in the position of Deputy Managing Director of New Concept Mining, a major supplier of ground support systems to the mining industry. He also served as Group Chief Financial Officer of Bravo Group, the largest furniture manufacturer on the continent.