Reuel Khoza is currently Chairman of Dzana Investments (Pty) Ltd and AKA Capital (Pty) Ltd, and he is a director of several companies. He is a former Chairman of Nedbank Group Limited and Globeleq. He has chaired the boards of corporations such as Eskom Holdings and GlaxoSmithKline South Africa, and served as a director of JSE Limited, IBM South Africa, Liberty Life Group, Standard Bank Group, Nampak Limited and Old Mutual plc. Reuel has been involved in the formulation of the King Codes on Corporate Governance in King II, King III and King IV, serving as Mervyn King’s deputy in the last two instances.
Reuel Khoza’s qualifications include a BA Hons in Psychology (University of Limpopo), and MA in Marketing (University of Lancaster, UK), EngD in Business Leadership, (Warwick University UK), an LLD honoris causa (Rhodes University), a D Econ honoris causa (University of Free State) and is a Chartered Director (CD SA). He is Emeritus Professor Extraordinaire of the University of Stellenbosch Business School and current Visiting Professor at Rhodes Business School, the University of Free State Business School; and Wits Business School, as well as Chancellor of the University of Limpopo.
He is an author, whose books include Attuned Leadership, Let Africa Lead, The African in my Dream and The Power of Governance (with Mohamed Adam). Reuel also farms, packs and exports avocados, pears as well as writes lyrics and produces music as a labour of love.
Reuel is a distinguished thought leader, businessman, President of the Institute of Directors in Southern Africa (IoDSA), Africanist, public speaker and change agent at the forefront of transformation in the South African political economy. He has been hailed as a role model in respect of the duties and responsibilities that a citizen can and should take on in the public and national interest.