Tag: Markus Jooste
Jooste tendered his resignation from SAICA in a letter received from his lawyers on 14 June 2019. SAICA’s Board resolved not to accept Jooste’s resignation and to suspend his membership pending the finalisation of disciplinary proceedings against him.
Steinhoff International said on Tuesday it had started legal proceedings against former Chief Executive Markus Jooste and ex-finance chief Ben La Grange to recover certain salary and bonus payments they got prior to 2017.
CNBC Africa has learnt that the yet to be released PWC report on the troubled Steinhoff Group outlines clear fraud that should send a number of people to jail. The report is weeks overdue, but CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi got the inside track from a former Steinhoff board member who has seen it.
Once hidden from stakeholders, parliament and the public now brought to light by amaBhungane investigation. Markus Jooste has been implicated in setting up dodgy deals for his own personal gain. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Sam Sole, Senior Investigative Journalist at amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism.
CNBC Africa's political economy reporter, Karabo Letlhatlha spoke Benguela Global Fund Managers, a shareholder in Shoprite. They also laid charges against Markus Jooste after the Steinhoff scandal broke. Karabo spoke with them about their thoughts on the developments in parliament.
It wasn’t me, I am not to blame, ex-Steinhoff boss Markus Jooste told South African law makers who are trying to get to the bottom of the biggest corporate scandal in South Africa's history that's lost a lot of people a lot of money.
On Wednesday Steinhoff’s former CEO Markus Jooste will give his side of the story as to what led to the demise of one of the world’s largest furniture retailers when he appears in front of parliament.