"He studied Political Science, Economics and Journalism at the Universities of South Africa and Boston in the United States of America. After spending five years in prison on Robben Island he joined the South African Council of Churches. He also worked for the ANC and South African Breweries. He became a Member of Parliament in 1994 and left the Legislature to take up a position as Managing Director of Transnet Limited, a job he held for five years. He is Chairman of Liberty Holdings, Deputy Chairman of the Standard Bank Group, Non-Executive Chairman of Safika Holdings and Chairman of the Council of Wits University." 
- President, Business Leadership South Africa
- Institute of Security Studies
- Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation
Resources and articles
- Board, Business Leadership South Africa, accessed January 29, 2015.