Jeff van Rooyen

Jeff van Rooyen


Current appointments include:

  • Chief Executive of Uranus Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd
  • Non-executive board member of MTN Group Ltd;member of Audit Committee, member of Risk and Compliance Committee, member of Social and Ethics Committee and member of Remuneration Committee.
  • Non-executive board member of Pick n Pay Stores Ltd;chairman of Audit and Risk Committee, chairman of Corporate Finance Committee and member of Remuneration Committee.
  • Non-executive board member of Exxaro Resources Ltd; chairman of Audit Committee and member of Remuneration Committee.
  • Trustee of ABASA Members Investment Bewind Trust

Qualifications and professional affiliations:

  1. B.Com (Unisa); B.Compt ( Hons) (Unisa); CA(SA).
  2. Member of South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.
  3. One of the first four black partners appointed by Deloitte. Partner in Deloitte from September 1990 to June 2000.
  4. Founded his own auditing practice in 1984 which merged with Deloitte in 1990
  5. Former Chairman of Public Accountants’ and Auditors’ Board

Former appointments include:

  1. Founder & President of the Association for the Advancement of Black Accountants (ABASA).
  2. Partner in Deloitte.
  3. Chairman of Public Accountants and Auditors Board (now IRBA).
  4. Chief Executive of FSB.
  5. Trustee of IFRS Foundation.
  6. Chairman of Financial Reporting Standards Council.


  • Extensive experience in auditing in Arthur Anderson, KPMG and Deloitte, spanning more than 20 years.
  • Working with the Auditor-General, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Public Enterprises, the Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Council
  • Direct oversight of inspectorate department at Financial Services Board. The inspectorate department had responsibility for investigations of suspected fraud and non-compliance with financial regulation across sectors excluding banking.
  • Headed Task Team appointed by Gauteng Provincial Government to stabilise financial situation of Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Council.
  • Special advisor to Task Team which investigated irregularities in the SEBO Provident Fund in the North West Province
  • Appointed by Auditor General and Minister of Finance to facilitate the integration of the office of the Auditor General in South Africa and the former TBVC states
  • Headed up the Deloitte transformation initiative
  • Direct oversight of the FSB transformation initiative