Mark Steyn appointed to BOD

Posted: 6 Jun 2018

Mark John Steyn was appointed the Bidvest Group CFO after the previous Group CFO, Peter Meijer, Bidvest Group CFO, went on retirement earlier this year. Steyn, who is a CA (SA), joined Bidvest in May 1997 and has held various financial positions within Bidvest Freight. Since 2012, Mark held the position of chief financial officer of Bidvest Freight before being appointed to the Bidvest Group board as Group Chief Financial Officer on 1 March 2018. Mark now also serves on all the South African divisional boards and audit committees.

The board and the entire Bidvest family, expressed their gratitude to Peter for his 28 years of dedicated and valued service as well as his significant contribution to the growth and development of Bidvest.

The Bidvest Namibia  board welcomes Mark to his new position, and looks forward to his ongoing contribution.







Notice Board

Sens Acquisition of the remaining shareholding in Namsov and UFE properties

Pursuant to the cautionary announcements by Bidvest Namibia published on NENS dated November 8 2017, December 20 2017, January 31 2018, March 14 2018, April 25 2018 and June 6 2018, shareholders are advised that Bidvest Namibia, through its wholly owned subsidiary Bidvest Namibia Property Holdings (Proprietary) Ltd (“Bidvest Namibia Property”) has acquired the remaining issued share capital of Namsov Industrial Properties (Proprietary) Ltd (“NIP) and United Fishing Enterprises (Proprietary) Ltd (“UFE”), as at the effective date, subject to the terms and conditions as set out herein (“the transaction”).

More information in the attached PDF.

Sens The sale of the entire shareholding in Bidvest Namibia Fisheries

Pursuant to the cautionary announcements by Bidvest Namibia published on NENS dated November 8 2017, December 20 2017, January 31 2018, March 14 2018, April 25 2018 and June 6 2018, and the voluntary announcement published on NENS dated 1 2 July 2018 relating to the acquisition by Bidvest Namibia Property Holdings (Proprietary) Ltd (a wholly owned subsidiary of Bidvest Namibia), shareholders are advised that Bidvest Namibia has disposed of the entire issued share capital of Bidvest Namibia Fisheries Holdings (Proprietary) Limited (“Bidfish”) and/or any of the company’s subsidiaries as at the effective date to Tunacor Fisheries Limited (“Tunacor”) (“the transaction”), subject to the terms and conditions as set out herein.

More details in the attached PDF.

Sens Further Cautionary Announcement

Further to the cautionary announcements dated November 8 2017, December 20 2017, January 31 2018, March 14 2018 and April 25 2018, shareholders are advised that the Company has entered into discussions, which if successfully concluded, may have a material effect on the price of the Company’s securities.

Accordingly, shareholders are advised to continue to exercise caution when dealing in the Company’s securities until further announcements are made.

Sens Changes to the Board of Directors

The Board of Bidvest Namibia hereby announces the appointment of Mr. Mark Steyn to the Board of Directors effective May 23, 2018.





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