Sanne, a leading and award-winning global provider of alternative asset and corporate business services, has appointed Alan Keet to the role of Head of Sanne, South Africa.
Based in Sanne’s Cape Town office, Alan’s role will include maximising growth and financial performance, and creating efficiencies by implementing and embedding the group operational framework. Whilst leading the South Africa business, he will ensure collaboration with wider stakeholders from the group to capitalise on commercial growth opportunities for South Africa.
Alan is a qualified Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in operating in both privately-owned and corporate companies. He has served on a number of boards in an executive and non-executive capacity and spent more than 20 years with a mid-tier professional services firm, rising to the country CEO. Alan moved from professional practice to join a JSE listed investment management company as CEO, where he held this position for more than five years before moving into a consulting role setting up private equity structures and venture capital company entities.
We are delighted to welcome Alan to Sanne, and to our senior leadership team. He has proven record of accomplishment of leading firms to success, and I look forward to working with him on a strategic level to continue to grow the South Africa business.”
I have watched Sanne grow from strength to strength over the years and I am delighted to have been given the opportunity to lead the South Africa business. I look forward to working closely with the senior leadership team in supporting Sanne’s future development and regional growth plans.”
Alan takes over from Graeme Rate, who recently relocated to Sanne’s Dublin office where he started his new position as Head of Sanne, Ireland.