André is a well-known business expert, public speaker, author and media personality. He has travelled to Far East countries and developed business communities such as the USA, Canada, Europe and the UK in his quest to understand the challenges facing entrepreneurs and family- owned businesses and the best practices to deal with those challenges

He has published eight books and more than 2000 articles in newspapers and business magazines on important business, financial and leadership lessons. He is a regular guest on radio and TV talk shows and appeared on national TV more than 400 times and on the radio more than 200 times over the last few years

André’s acute sense of business and keen fascination with nature are captured and translated into practical lessons for the business world.

André’s PASSION for LIFE is to enable BUSINESSES to create positive futures for their family and their business. He believes that leadership and values are two sides of the same coin and that ethical values enable businesses to instil harmony in the family and business.

He is a  founding member of FABASA (Family Business Association of South Africa) and a member of FFI (Family Firm Institute), an international association for family-owned businesses. See  

Formal Education 

Tshwane University of Technology: Masters in Strategic Marketing

University of Cape Town: Marketing Strategy Programme

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University: Family Business Consulting Accreditation