Management structure

Directors

(Listed below in alphabetical order)


Francois Bekker
Executive Director

Valumax Projects (Pty) Ltd
Safdev SSDC (Pty) Ltd

Matriculated at Grey College in Bloemfontein and obtained his B.Sc. (QS) degree at the Free State University in 1987. He was a Founder Member of Devcon Development and Construction and later joined the Safrich Group of Companies in 1987 as a Director. Francois was also a Founder Member of Safrich Financial Services and presently acts as an Executive Director of Safdev SSDC and the Valumax Group of Companies.


Teddy Greaver
Executive Director

Valumax Projects (Pty) Ltd

Matriculated from Noordgesig High School in 1978 and participated in many developments of the Safrich Group of Companies as a Joint Venture Partner for most of the past 26 years. Teddy holds various directorships and is a founder member of Mayborn Investments who have been extensively involved in property investment consulting services over a broad spectrum of developments. Presently, Teddy Greaver acts as an Executive Director of the Valumax Group of Companies.


Ferdinand Kerkhoff
Executive Director
Valumax Residential (Pty) Ltd


Ferdinand studied at the University of Pretoria and Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2004, he has spent a few years as a manager at PwC where he obtained experience in accounting, corporate governance, risk management, process improvement and information technology. Ferdinand joined the Safrich and the Valumax Group of Companies in 2008, and presently acts as a Executive Director in Valumax Residential.

 


Rocco de Kock
Executive Director

Valumax Projects (Pty) Ltd

Matriculated at Charlie Hofmeyer High School in Ceres and obtained his M.TRP (Town and Regional Planning) at the University of Stellenbosch in 1983. He practiced as a Consulting Town Planner with VKE and Rosmarin, Taylor, Jaspan and Kriek respectively from 1983 to 1986. Rocco was a Founder Member of the Urban Dynamics Group of Companies in 1986 and acted as Managing Director of Urban Dynamics Gauteng and the Urban Dynamics Group respectively. Rocco also acted as Managing Director for Associate Companies namely Maluleki Luthuli Incorporated, Urban Dynamics Land Survey, Global Image and all the branches in Africa and Madagascar. In 2009 Rocco joined the Safrich Group of Companies and is presently an Executive Director with the Valumax Group of Companies.


Phillip Saunders
Executive Director
Valumax Projects (Pty) Ltd

Safdev SSDC (Pty) Ltd

Matriculated at Grey College in Bloemfontein and obtained his B.Sc. (QS) degree at the Free State University in 1976. Completed a shortened M.B.A. at Kolot and University of Cape Town and Financial Management and Arbitration Courses at the University of South Africa (UNISA). Phillip was a founder member of Saunders and Maritz Quantity Surveyors and practiced as a consultant up to 1986. He later became a founder member of the Safrich Group of Companies in 1987. Phillip was also a Founder Member of Safrich Financial Services and presently acts as an Executive Director of Safdev SSDC and the Valumax Group of Companies.


Jacques Schindehütte
Executive Director
Valumax Asset Management (Pty) Ltd

Obtained a B Com Hons in Accounting at the Rand Afrikaans University in 1980. He served articles with Arthur Young & Co and qualified as a chartered accountant in 1983. Jacques has held senior executive positions at Transnet (1984 to 1999), Absa (1999 to 2010) and Telkom (2011 to 2014). Jacques joined the Valumax Group of Companies in 2016, and presently acts as a Executive Director in Valumax Asset Management.

 


Koos Toebes
Executive Director

Valumax Projects (Pty) Ltd
Safdev SSDC (Pty) Ltd

Matriculated at Amesfoort in the Netherlands and obtained his MTS (Building Science and Technology) degree at the Utrecht University in the Netherlands in 1983. His professional career commenced in 1984 with the employment by BKS consulting engineers, he later joined Kwezi V3 in 1988. From 1992, Koos got involved with township development and managed one of the largest low-cost affordable housing projects in the country. When the Safrich Group of Companies purchased the Thorntree View housing development, Koos was employed by Safrich to manage this project and later appointed Executive Director in Safdev SSDC (Pty) Ltd and the Valumax Group of Companies.