Executive Directors


Chief Executive Officer and member of the Social and
Ethics Committee

Appointed 7 December 2004. Grant graduated from the
University of Cape Town as an electrical engineer. After
four years with the Anglo American group and two years
consulting with The Monitor Group, Grant joined Massmart
as Executive Assistant to the Executive Chairman in 1998.
He has since held various positions within the Group,
including Managing Director of Massdiscounters and
Group Commercial Executive. He joined the Executive
Committee in 2000 and the Board in 2004, becoming
Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2005, Chief Executive
Officer Designate in 2006 and Chief Executive Officer on
1 July 2007.


Chief Financial Officer

Appointed 15 May 2001. Guy graduated from the University of Cape Town in 1986 and, after serving articles with Deloitte Haskins & Sells, qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1989. During the 1990s he held senior financial roles at Malbak and CNA Gallo in South Africa and at Goldman Sachs in London. He joined Massmart as Group Financial Executive in 2000 and was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2001. Guy is also a Governor of Hilton College.