Meet your Committee for 2024

Conan Doyle

Club Captain

Qualifications: Entrepreneur

Born 1973


Career: Current – Owner – Strand Kwikspar & Strand Tops


Past

Owner – Spur Stellenbosch


Other:

Southern Cape Chess


Sport:

Southern Cape Volleyball

Passions:

Golf; Fine dining and wine; Deeply invested in serving communities

Manie Bosman

President (Life Member)

Current:

Consultant Attorney Miller Bosman le Roux Hill Incorporated.

Previous Positions:

Vice Captain

Captain

President

Other:

Outgoing President Old Golf Club

Instructed to the transfer from Old Club to New Club and the total establishment of Club, Clubhouse negotiations with AECI and Cape Town Municipality.

Peter Johnson

Secretary

Born 1952

Married 1983

Retired 2012

 

Studies

Diploma Accounting and Finance

Bestuursontwikkelingsprogram - Nagraadse Bestuurskool University of Stellenbosh.

Management development – Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

 

Career

Branch Manager – Rennies Travel

Branch Accountant – Rennies travel

National Finance Manager – Rennies Travel

 

Achievements

Bidvest Group Chairmans award – Excellent Distinguished Service

Junior Golf Provincial player 1970 and 1971 – Western Transvaal

 

Hobbies

Golf, Travel, Reading, Bit of gardening

Gavin Adriaans

Vice Captain


Simon Hipkins

Treasurer

Qualifications:

B.Compt (Hons); CA (SA)

Born 1977


Career:

Current - Director – Inala Technologies & Advanced Battery

Technologies


Past:

SAICA; PwC; D6 Technology


Other:

Treasurer – Somerset House Guild Committee; Chairman & Treasurer

Two Oceans Angling Club.

Sport Natal Country Districts Cricket, Natal Schools Squash, Natal Schools

Hockey, Western Province Angling, SA Presidents Angling


Passions:

Fishing, Golf, Padel

Mike Lamont

Course

Qualifications:

PhD Economics, MSc Agric Econ

Studied:

Stellenbosch & Duke University, also Stints @ NY Fed& Swiss Bank

Born 1955 Retired 2023


Career:

Financial Products Trader (Trust Bank, SA Reserve Bank & Standard Bank); Business Devolopment (Asset Manager);Corporate banking (Standard Bank), Lecturer in Economics & Investments (Stelb)


Other:

Chairman of Bond Exchange, Non-Executive Chair of Prudentia Agri, Member of Arbitration Panel of International Capital Markets Association (ICMA)


Passions:

Golf, Wine, Travel

Hennie Strauss

Clubhouse

Married to Anandie Strauss

Father of Isabella Strauss

Studied:

Internal Auditing Pretoria University of Technology and Boston House Interior designing

Career:

Interior Designer Pavilion Interieur. Since 1985. Principal of Pavilion Real estate. Owner of Villa the President Guest House

Other:

Director at two investment companies

Passions:

Comrades marathon. Silver medal in 1982. Cycling. 24 Argus’s done and dusted, deep sea fishing. Build up Vintage Cars, Adventure and vintage Motorbikes. Hiking, Passion for food and cooking and a lot more. Make my own wine.  

Estne Auret-Slabbert

Marketing

Qualifications:

BA in Health and Social Sciences (psychological counselling) UNISA

National Diploma in Exercise Science and Sports Conditioning HFPA

Cert in Financial Management (Boland College-Stellenbosch)

Born 1983

Married 2017


Career:

Current - Owner and Founder: Trihealth Life (Life and Conditioning Coach)


Past:

Virgin Active SA: Various positions and health clubs around Western Cape

  • Reception, Fitness Instructor
  • Front of House
  • Operations, Health and Safety Officer


Other/Achievements:

WP Hockey, Cricket and Tennis

SA Hockey

Boating: NSRI Crew Station 3 (V&A Waterfront) - Seli 1 Rescue off Blouberg Coast

Self taught DJ and Music Producer

Proud 'Jack of all Trades'


Passions:

Any ball sports, human connection, good food&wine, animals and music

Willis Coetzee

Ladies Captain (invitee to committee)

Education:

- Bachelor's Degree in BComn Economics, University of Pretoria, 

- Randburg High School,

Lochnerhof Primary, 

 

Skills:

- Excellent people skills with a natural ability to connect with others

- Task-driven and goal-oriented mindset

- Strong determination and willpower to overcome challenges

- Proven ability to achieve results and meet targets

- Effective communication and negotiation abilities


Present:

Estate Agent, Remax Helderberg

 

Family:

Married 37 years to Piet Coetzee

3 Adult Children