Faan du Toit
Chief Executive Officer
Faan attended the University of Stellenbosch, Graduate School of Business, and received the Director’s Award as Top Student. He had a longstanding career as Senior Officer in SA National Defence Force and later joined Gray Security Services where he held the positions of Managing Director of the North Company and later National Operations Director (SA). During 1999 he was nominated Pretoria’s Businessman of the Year. He was also the Managing Director of Securicor (SA). Faan was a founder member of Omega and held the position of Managing Director (SA). In 2007 he started a commercial property development company, Quartic Holdings (Pty) Ltd and held the position of CEO. During 2010 he led a merger between a number of companies into a holding entity known as Quatro Holding (Pty) Ltd where he once again occupied the position of CEO before his appointment as CEO at Omega.
Chief Operating Officer
A Bachelor of Military Science graduate from the University of Stellenbosch (Military Science Faculty). Held the post as Officer Commanding (Major) of the Reconnaissance Unit of the South African Special Forces Formation. Junior Command and Staff Duty Course.Served as Regional Manager and General Manager, Gray Security Services (Angola), New Business Development Manager in Africa, MD Angola.
Group Executive: Finance
Previously a finance manager in the medical industry, his career in the security industry started in 2001 when he joined Securicor Gray. Chris joined Omega on 1 May 2003 and was the Finance Manager for Africa before his appointment as Group Executive: Finance. His qualifications include a B. Compt. degree as well as a Masters in Business Leadership.
Group Executive: Human Resources and Company Secretary
Served from 1974 until July 1998 in the SA Defence Force. From 1996 until 1998 he served as the Chief of Medical Staff Personnel until he retired as a Brigadier General in July 1998. He joined Gray Security Services in September 1998 and after the merger with the then Securicor, he became the Regional HR Director for the Africa Operations. He joined Omega on 1 July 2003. His qualifications are a Certificate in Organisation and Motion Studies, BMil (Commerce), B Comm Honours (HR Management), Masters in Business Leadership.
Fanie de Witt
Chairman: Omega Risk Solutions (Pty) Ltd
University of Stellenbosch Graduate (School of Business Management); Lt Col SA Defence Force; Officer Commanding of prestigeous tank regiment Prince Alfred’s Guards. Executive Director Gray Security Services – Greenfields operations in the Eastern Cape, Southern Cape and Free State. Instrumental in the acquisition of a company in the USA and served as Executive Director (President and CEO) American operations.
Vice Chairman: Omega Risk Solutions (Pty) Ltd
Senior Management Programme (SAPS Academy, Graaff Reinet). Bodyguard to former President Nelson Mandela. National Commander (Superintendent) of Presidential Protection Unit for President TM Mbeki. Director: Internal Security in Presidential Office. Chairman of Security Management Forum for Government and parastatal institutions.