James Scott 2CFO

Mr. Scott has been Chief Financial Officer of the Company since January 2003 and oversees the Finance, Administration, Human Resources, Information Technology, and Management Accounting departments. Mr. Scott also serves as a Director on most of the subsidiaries in the Group. He also serves as the Principal Officer of the Company's provident fund.

Prior to his current role as CFO, Mr. Scott served as the Divisional Financial Director at Independent Newspapers KwaZulu Natal from 1998 to 2002. Before joining Independent Newspapers, Mr. Scott was the Divisional Financial Director of the wholesale Division of Tiger Brands (the largest food company in South Africa).

Mr. Scott holds a Bachelor of Commerce and CTA from Rhodes University and is certified as a Chartered Accountant (South Africa) since 1988.