Pieter de Jager, CFO, Tanga Cement

Pieter de Jager

Chief Financial Officer, Tanga Cement

Pieter de Jager has more than 23 years’ experience in senior management roles in a number of sectors including engineering, manufacturing, FMCG, transport logistics & warehousing, metals & mining and cement manufacturing. For the past 13 years he has held the position of Chief Financial Officer and Director to the Boards of various multi-national companies, predominantly in the mining and metals sector.

He served as executive and non-executive director on the Boards of companies listed directly and indirectly (on subsidiary boards) in South Africa (JSE), Canada (TSX), Australia (ASX) and Tanzania (DSE) He has considerable experience with corporate actions such as mergers & acquisitions, reverse listings, corporate finance, capital fund raising, debt reorganisation, group restructurings & unbundling, feasibility studies and company valuations. He also assisted in setting up governance structures and developing board subcommittees for listed corporates and professional bodies. He has also worked in challenging operating environments ranging from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Swaziland, Uganda, Tanzania, is well experienced in the challenges posed in Africa and he brings a valuable basket of learnings with him.