Meropa is a proudly South African company. A majority black-owned firm, our staff is 50% black and 63% female.
100% of our equity is in South African hands and previously disadvantaged South Africans hold 41% of the company. South African founders hold 59%.
At Meropa we believe in real empowerment – where the people who work in the company own the company. Meropa Communications qualifies as an empowered company in terms of South Africa’s Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Act, with a level-2 B-BBEE status.
Meropa is run by a Board of Directors and a Management Committee.
Members of the Board:
|Alan Rabinowitz||Financial Director|
|Patrick Gearing||Chief Executive Officer|
|Yolisa Pasipanodya||Managing Director|
|Stephen Forbes||Director and Head of Cape Town|
|John Boyd||Director and Head of Brand and Consumer Division|
|Joanne Botha||Director and Head of Corporate Division|
|Maria Djordjevic||Director and Head of Healthcare and Strategy|
|Yogin Devan||Director and Head of Durban|
|TBC||Director and Head of Public Sector|
|Welcome Msomi||Non-exec Director|