Fact Sheet

Quick Facts

Year end:
June

Registration number:
1944/017201/06

Full Name:
AVI Limited

Number of employees:
7946

Transfer secretary:
Computershare Investor Services 2004 (Pty) Ltd

Nature of business:
AVI Ltd (“the Company”), is registered and incorporated in the Republic of South Africa and listed on the JSE Ltd (JSE). The Group comprises trading subsidiaries that manufacture, process, market & distribute branded consumer products in the food, beverage and fashion categories.

JSE sector:
J357-Food Producers

Leading Brands:
Five Roses, Freshpak, Ellis Brown, Frisco, House of Coffees, Bakers, Pyotts, Provita, Willards, I&J, Ciro, Yardley, Lentheric, Coty, Spitz, Carvela, Kurt Geiger, Tosoni, Lacoste, Gant

Contact Details:
Telephone: +27 (0) 11 502 1300
Fax: +27 (0) 11 502 1301
Email: [email protected]
Postal Address: PO Box 1897, Saxonwold, 2132, South Africa
Registered Address: 2 Harries Road, Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa

Key People & Partners

Attorneys:
Deneys Reitz Inc, Taback & Associates (Pty) Ltd

Auditors:
KPMG Inc

Bankers:
The Standard Bank of SA Ltd / FirstRand Bank Ltd

AVI Executive Team:
Mr SL Crutchley, BBusSci (UCT)
Mr OP Cressey, DipAcc (Natal), CA(SA)
Ms CE Makin, BBusSci (UCT)
Mr M Koursaris, BComm, Hons (Finance), H.Dip Comm Law (Wits), MBA (Columbia), CFA
Ms V Crystal, B.Proc (Unisa)

Non-Executive Directors:
Mr A Nühn, BBusAdmin (Hogere Economische School, Eindhoven, The Netherlands), MBA (Univ of Puget Sound, Washington)
Mr GR Tipper, BCom, BAcc (Wits), MBA (UCT), CA(SA)
Mr JR Hersov, MA (Cantab)
Mr MJ Bosman, B Com (Hons) LLM (CapeTown) AMP(Harvard) CA(SA)
A Kawa, MBA (Wharton, University of Pennsylvania), MA, Ed M (Columbia University), B.Sc (University of Transkei)
Mr A Thebyane, B.Admin from the University of the North; Postgraduate Diploma in HR Management from Wits Business School; Diploma in Company Direction from the Graduate Institute of Management & Technology; MBA from De Montfort University, UK
Mrs A Muller, BAcc, BAcc Honours (UNISA), CA(SA)

Nature of business:
AVI Ltd (“the Company”), is registered and incorporated in the Republic of South Africa and listed on the JSE Ltd (JSE) and A2X. The Group comprises trading subsidiaries that manufacture, process, market & distribute branded consumer products in the food, beverage and fashion categories.