B Bus Sc (Hons), CA (SA)
Appointed to the board in October 2019
Mark has a strong track record in senior strategic, operational and financial management roles in large listed and unlisted companies. He was joint head and managing director of investment banking at Nedbank Capital, CFO of Truworths International and deputy CEO at Cipla SA. Mark was most recently the CEO of the House of Busby before joining Ascendis Health in October 2019.
CA (Z), CA (SA), Executive MBA (UCT)
Executive director and chief financial officer
Appointed to the board in December 2020
Cheryl-Jane (CJ) is a seasoned financial professional with over 22 years’ experience. CJ was a partner at Ernst & Young from 2008 to 2017 during which time she served as an audit partner and the strategic growth markets leader for Africa. In 2017 she joined Adcorp Holdings Limited (a JSE listed company with operations in South Africa and Australia), as the group CFO leading that company’s balance sheet restructuring process and later served as interim CEO from October 2019 to May 2020.