Mr Thabiso G. Ramasike

Mr Thabiso G. Ramasike

Mr Thabiso G. Ramasike

Board Member

Mr Thabiso G. Ramasike is the Group Chief Executive of Gerald Group. He previously held positions as Head of Franchising for Standard Bank, Head-Private Banking for Rand Merchant Bank Private Bank, Regional Director, First National Bank Corporate Banking, Deputy Head for the Black Economic Empowerment at Nedbank Corporate – Business Banking, Client Portfolio Executive at First National Bank Corporate Banking, Relationship Manager at AGSA Corporate and Merchant Bank (ACMB) and was also a Business Coordinator for First National Bank Corporate Banking.

He has qualifications in the following programmes:

  • International Executive Development Programme (BANKSETA), York Business School, (University of York – Canada)
  • Senior Executive Leadership Development Programme, Gordon Institute of Business Science, (University of Pretoria) – 2005
  • Certified Associate (CAIB (SA)), Institute of Bankers in Southern Africa – 2003. BCom, University of Johannesburg (formerly Vista University) – 1994

Mr Ramasike currently serves as a Board member of several companies:

  • Chairman of the Transformation Committee – CURRO Holdings Ltd
  • Chairman of the Audit and Enterprise Risk Management Committee – UNISA
  • Member of the Audit & Risk Committee – South African Revenue Service
  • Non-Executive Chairman – EIC Wealth Investors (Pty) Ltd
  • Non-Executive Council Member – UNISA
  • Chairman – Platistone Aggregates Mogalakwena (Pty) Ltd
  • Non-Executive Director – African Unity Insurance Ltd (AUI)
  • Non-Executive Chairman – Kwena Franchise Fund (Pty) Ltd

He previously served on the following company Boards:

  • Executive Chairman – Footlogics South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Executive Chairman Phakamo Holdings (Pty) Ltd
  • Chairman Temp-U-Air Developments (Pty) Ltd
  • Board Member Oasis Southern Africa
  • Council Member – Franchise Association of South Africa
  • Chairman, AIESEC South Africa
  • Board Deputy Chairman – UNISA SBL (School of Business Leadership
  • Chairman, UNISA SBL (Audit & Enterprise Risk Committee)
  • Non-Executive Director, Tidy Files (Pty) Ltd
  • Board Member – Nelson Mandela Bay Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Member, Theodor Herzl School
  • Task Team Member, Business Unity South Africa
  • Founder and Chairman – Ramasike Family Trust
  • Former Chairman, Tygerberg Body Corporate

He is a member of the Institute of Bankers of South Africa and ABSIP, BMF.