Board of directors

Jerome Kourie

Jerome Kourie

Jerome is a seasoned businessman with a wealth of experience in various forms of funding and advice to SME’s in the retail sector.

Since 1983 Jerome has been the Managing Director of Acacia Finance (Pty) Ltd, and more recently the Managing Director of the Andiccio24 Group of Companies. In 2017 Jerome was a finalist in the Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur of the Year.

As a firm believer in education, Jerome is a long-standing Trustee of the Catholic Education Trust, Executive Board Member (Treasurer) of St Teresa’s School and a Director of The South African Lebanese Education Advancement Foundation (SALEAF). His work with SALEAF has helped many young South Africans of Lebanese descent gain a tertiary education and realise their full potential. Jerome is also an active member of the Maronite Catholic Church.