Governance Bio
Johann Serfontein
Appoint Professional

Johann Serfontein

Manawatū - Whanganui
5 Years
Paid Roles Only

Interested In:


Private company
Listed company
Incorporated Entity
Government Sector Org
Sport & Physical Recreation Orgs
Council Controlled Organisation


Advisor / Advisory Board
Board Member
Committee Member
“I have five years executive and governance experience in the South African healthcare environment, and wish to continue serving in such strategic governance roles in New Zealand upon my arrival in June 2021. I am currently an MBA lecturer at the University of Stellenbosch Business School and have a strong background in policy research and strategic planning.”


Governance Roles


Izandla Consulting (RF)(PTY) Ltd

December 2019 - March 2021 (1 years)

Serving as director for Izandla Consulting, a healthcare service delivery entity for Physiotherapists. Involved establishment of the company, Registration processes and drafting of the company Memorandum of Incorporation.

Executive Roles

External Lecturer

University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB)

January 2020 - Present (1 years)

Lecturing in the Healthcare MBA Programme at USB

Interim CEO

I Care Network (ICN)

December 2020 - May 2021 (5 months)

Interim CEO of ICN. Also serving on the Administration and Finance Board Committee. Involvement in establishment of company, drafting of company Memorandum of Incorporation and Strategic planning and development of business model

National Operations Manager

Ophthalmological Society of South Africa

January 2017 - May 2021 (4 years)

National Operations Manager of the Ophthalmological Society of South Africa. Includes governance functions and serving as company tax compliance officer at the South African Revenue Service. Also includes executive functions such as Financial Management and Budgeting and Strategic Management

Chief Executive Officer

Ophthalmology Management Group

March 2016 - May 2021 (5 years)

CEO of the Ophthalmology Management Group Involved in Strategic Planning, Financial Management and Budgeting, Strategy Implementation and general executive management functions

Chief Operating Officer

Ophthalmic Risk Management (ORM)

March 2016 - May 2021 (5 years)

Serving as COO of ORM. Data Management in the Cataract/Eye Registry, development and reporting on the Registry, Medical Funder negotiations


University of South Africa

Masters' Degree in Business Leadership, Business Leadership

2012 - 2014

North West University

PhD, Movement Education

2007 - 2009

North West University

Masters' Degree in Education, Movement Education

2006 - 2006

University of Pretoria

Bachelors Degree, Physiotherapy

2000 - 2003