People: Blue Label Telecoms Ltd (BLUJ.J)
Mr. Gary David Harlow serves as Independent Non-Executive Director of Blue Label Telecoms Ltd. He graduated from the University of Cape Town in 1979, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant (SA) in 1982, an associate of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK) in 1983 and as a Fellow Chartered Management Accountant (UK) in 1996. His career was forged in merchant and investment banking. In the early 1990s he became an adviser to the African National Congress in developing black economic empowerment strategies and in 1992 was instrumental in the creation of Thebe Investment Corporation, South Africa’s first broad-based black-owned company. Gary served as joint chief executive officer of Msele Corporate and Merchant Bank, South Africa’s first black-controlled merchant bank. In 1996, Gary was appointed group chief executive officer of Unihold Limited, where he remains executive chairman. He led its transition from an engineering conglomerate to an international IT and telecommunications group, followed by a delisting through a management buyout in 2002. Gary continues to serve on numerous private and public company boards and is chairman of Newpark Reit Limited. Gary joined the Board on 5 October 2007 and is also chairman and/or director of various Group subsidiaries.
|Total Annual Compensation, ZAR||1,060,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, ZAR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, ZAR||--|
|All Other, ZAR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, ZAR||1,060,000|