Mr Swart holds a BCom (Hons) Statistics from the University of Pretoria. Over a period of 19 years, he held various positions within Sasol, gaining experience within the financial, strategy and marketing and sales environments, before joining Nampak in 2016 as Managing Director for Liquid Cartons. His portfolio has expanded to include Liquid Cartons in South Africa, as well as paper, plastic and metal operations in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia. In 2020 he was appointed as the Group Executive responsible for Paper and Eastern Africa and in 2021 the Plastics businesses in South Africa was added to his portfolio.
Relevant skills and expertise:
Strategic leadership; commodities and sales; people management and socio-economic development.