Resilient CEO Des de Beer hangs up his boots
He has his detractors but he has made shareholders a packet of money, thanks to inspired investments in the property sector at home and abroad
After more than 20 years at the helm the tenacious dealmaker has been instrumental in boosting the finances of a loyal following of investors. Under his leadership the market cap of the Resilient group and its associated companies ballooned — from less than R500m at listing in 2002 to more than R150bn at the height of the JSE’s property boom in 2017/2018. He shares his thoughts with the FM.
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