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  09 Jun 03_Patrice Motsepe SAs Best Entrepreneur Honoured in Monte Carlo
Patrice Motsepe, winner of South Africa’s Best Entrepreneur 2002 award, and finalist for the Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur award, was honoured at the event with the other 26 finalists who were selected from a pool of 9,000 nominations.
Motsepe, the founder of ARMGold, South Africa’s fifth largest gold mining company, was, along with the other finalists, tonight inducted into the Entrepreneur Academy that was created to celebrate accomplishments of the world's great entrepreneurs and to make the general public more aware of the benefits they provide to the world economy and global communities.
Motsepe, who switched from law to mining when he identified a gap in the gold mining industry, strongly believes in his country and in the future of the African continent.
www.ey.com /GLOBAL/content.nsf/South_Africa/09_Jun_03_Patrice_Motsepe_SAs_Best_Entrepreneur_Honoured_in_Monte_Carlo   (765 words)

  
 Patrice Motsepe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Patrice Motsepe (born 1962) is a leading fl South African mining entrepreneur.
Patrice Motsepe was voted South Africa's Business Leader of the Year in 2002[1].
Patrice matriculated from St Mark's School, Mbabane, Swaziland and received a B.A. Law) degree from the University of Swaziland.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Patrice_Motsepe   (412 words)

  
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www.encyclopedia.com /SearchResults.aspx?Q=patrice   (621 words)

  
 sport.iafrica.com | today Motsepe takes control at Sundowns
Regarding the future of the Tsichlas family and Krok, Motsepe told the media that the trio will still be part of Sundowns, this time serving as non-executive directors.
Motsepe, who leaves for Zurich on Wednesday as part of the South African delegation for the 2010 South African World Cup Bid, said the previous owners of Sundowns will also be recalled to the club.
Motsepe also announced that coach Paul Dolezar and his assistant Neil Tovey will also still be part of Sundowns.
sport.iafrica.com /news/322114.htm   (345 words)

  
 Dispatch Online - Your premier Eastern Cape news site
PRETORIA - Sundowns owner Patrice Motsepe praised both the Krok and Tsichlas families profusely at a media conference in Johannesburg on Tuesday, where he announced that he was now sole owner of the canary yellow shirted 'Brazilians'.
Motsepe said his search for a CEO will be concentrated around the Tshwane townships of Mamelodi, Ga-Rankuwa, Mobopane, Soshanguve, Atteridgeville, Klipgat and Hammanskraal and the successful applicant will be interviewed by the advi- sory board.
Motsepe left the country yesterday in a South African delegation for Zurich, Switzerland to show the Fifa executive voting for the successful African country to host the 2010 World Cup on Saturday, that corporate South Africa supported the South African bid.
www.dispatch.co.za /2004/05/13/Sport/downs.html   (483 words)

  
 Financial Mail - MINTING MONEY
Patrice Motsepe (40) is one of the most successful of the new breed of fl SA mining entrepreneurs.
Motsepe, who holds a BA from Swaziland University and an LLB from Wits University, was a partner at Bowman Gilfillan, where he specialised in mining and business law.
Motsepe acquired a number of marginal shafts at Vaal Reefs in January 1998 on favourable financial terms.
free.financialmail.co.za /report/sabe/asabe.htm   (650 words)

  
 Motsepe is entrepreneur of the year
Motsepe scooped the prestigious award against stiff competition from business bigwigs such as Kananelo Makhetha of BTI Connex Travel, Zeth Malele of arivia.kom - a global ICT company, Reg Lascaris of TBWA Hunt Lascaris advertising agency, Annette van der Laan of CS Holdings and Fred Robertson of Brimstone Investment Corporation.
Motsepe's sister, Bridgette Radebe, wife of Minister of Public Enterprise Jeff Radebe, is the head of a fl empowerment mining company, Mmakau Mining.
Motsepe's composure throughout the wrangle saw him being elected president of a united Nafcoc.
www.news24.com /City_Press/Finance/0,,186-246_1270953,00.html   (805 words)

  
 Zamnet Communication Systems Limited   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Sundowns president, Patrice Motsepe, said during a media conference in Johannesburg on Monday that they decided to renew contracts for Kilambe and the other two players because the club wants to put in place a formidable squad they hope will bring honours this year.
Motsepe said the move not to renew contracts for some players is part of reoganising the club to prepare it for the 2004 season, which starts in a month’s time.
Motsepe further disclosed that they would be announcing additional players from Africa who would be joining Sundowns, but that those players who would be brought to Sundowns will only be signed provided they prove to be better than what they have at Sundowns.
www.zamnet.zm /newsys/news/viewnews.cgi?category=11&id=1090007166   (506 words)

  
 Send to a Friend - IPS Inter Press Service
Dlomo is Chairman of the MPD Group of companies which hopes to enter into a partnership with Motsepe.
Motsepe is already reported to own more than ten mines in South Africa, and control ten percent of shares in the South African insurance giant Sanlam.
At present, Motsepe is being hailed as the saviour who will resurrect Swaziland's dormant mining industry - while enabling the country to benefit from the process in a way that it failed to do in the past.
www.ipsnews.net /sendnews.asp?idnews=22901   (794 words)

  
 Business Day - News Worth Knowing
PATRICE MOTSEPE: At this stage it’s definitely going to be a division within ARM itself - the critical issue is we have to continuously look at how we can create value within ARM itself.
PATRICE MOTSEPE: We are competing against some of the best in the world, and as a junior diversified mining company we have to look in terms of not only what we currently have, but how we can create value, how we can we manage what we currently have even better.
PATRICE MOTSEPE: In terms of the value the deal is valued at R2.4-billion - Andre spoke earlier in terms of the R400-million that ARM has to put in, and the R378-million that Xstrata puts in.
transcripts.businessday.co.za /cgi-bin/transcripts/t-showtranscript.pl?1141246892   (1137 words)

  
 nafcoc
JOHANNESBURG -- The fight between Simon Mathysen and Patrice Motsepe for the control of the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce (Nafcoc) took a new turn at the weekend when Mathysen's supporters announced the expulsion of Motsepe and his allies from the fl business organisation.
Motsepe was elected leader by a Nafcoc group opposed to Mathysen's overtures to the mostly white SA Chamber of Business for a merger of the two organisations.
Molefe said the Motsepe group were expelled as they failed to follow proper Nafcoc channels to voice their grievances.
www.dispatch.co.za /2001/11/19/southafrica/NAFCOC.HTM   (115 words)

  
 African Crisis
Patrice Motsepe is from Ubuntu Botho Consortium which has just acquired a 10 per cent interest in Sanlam.
Patrice reveals his interest in business started when he was a child.
His dad, ABC Motsepe, started his own business in Garankuwa years ago and by the 70s was known as one of the most successful fl businessmen in the country.
www.africancrisis.org /Photo.asp?Subject=RBM   (2007 words)

  
 TEAL Exploration and Mining Incorporated   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Motsepe has 11 years of experience in the mining industry.
Motsepe founded Future Mining (Pty) Limited, a South African contract mining company, and in 1997, formed ARMGold, which was listed on the JSE in 2002.
Motsepe has a Bachelor of Arts (Legal) and a Bachelor of Laws, both from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa.
www.tealmining.com /corporate_info/directors_officers.asp   (2103 words)

  
 Mail & Guardian Online:
Businessman Patrice Motsepe will be stepping down from his high-level position in business organisations to concentrate on fl empowerment.
Motsepe would step down next year from his position in the Chambers of Commerce and Industry South Africa (Chamsa) too.
Motsepe said fl businesses could not trade on their merely being fl, but had to provide services and become competitive.
mg.co.za /articlePage.aspx?articleid=275311&area=/breaking_news/...   (440 words)

  
 Welcome to Nafu Farmer
Mr Motsepe Matlala, President of NAFU SA, led the NAFU delegation at the Presidential...
Patrice Thlopane Motsepe is arguably one of the most ­successful of the new ­generation of fl South African mining entrepreneurs.
His first name was derived from that of statesman Patrice Lumumba, first prime minister of the...
www.nafufarmer.co.za /features.html   (155 words)

  
 The Herald : News : beki.htm
But notable by his absence from a meeting at which the troubled merger is likely to be high on the agenda will be Simon Mathysen, the president of Nafcoc, whose leadership of the organisation is in dispute.
Mr Motsepe, who is executive chairman of African Rainbow Minerals, was elected president of Nafcoc’s interim leadership on October 13 during a meeting held by opponents of the Nafcoc-Sacob merger.
Mr Motsepe said at the time that the decision to remove Mr Mathysen was based on Mr Mathysen’s unilateral decision to sign the unity agreement with Sacob.
www.theherald.co.za /herald/2001/10/30/news/beki.htm   (299 words)

  
 Empowerment SA
PATRICE Motsepe's African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) may list its portfolio of exploration projects in North America, the Miningmx website reported yesterday.
Motsepe said that following the cash-generative deal he would be in a position to decide whether to list the ARM group in New York, as a secondary listing.
This ambition has been around for a while, but Motsepe appears to want to present the new transaction to investors at the time of listing, in order to raise some of the funds needed to finance the venture.
empowermentsa.co.za /betalk.php?myid=223   (458 words)

  
 Star: Ndlovu v Ndlovu
Patrice Motsepe's knowledge on economic matters should naturally surpass his ability to distinguish between the good and best soccer players.
Motsepe, naturally a listener, duly obliged when Paul Dolezar, the then Sundowns coach, presented him with a list of players he wanted in his team.
Motsepe can clearly do with football advisors who are as capable as those who helped him grow into one of the best businessmen in the country.
www.thestar.co.za /index.php?fSectionId=133&fArticleId=2411177   (1241 words)

  
 J.A.K.E. PRODUCTIONS ARMgold Photo Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Patrice Motsepe, the Executive Chairman of ARMgold and Mr.
Patrice Motsepe drink a toast during the live Internet link to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
Motsepe, assuring all the investors a brighter future despite the international competition and challenges that lie ahead.
www.jakeproductions.com /ARMgoldPhotos.htm   (255 words)

  
 sport.iafrica.com | today's news Sundowns sack Dolezar
In making the shock announcement Downs president and owner Patrice Motsepe named Argentinian Angel Cappa as his successor and also appointed fellow Argentinian Oscar Fullone as his new technical director.
Motsepe said Cappa had come with an impressive track record.
Motsepe said Cappa is a world class coach who will add a new dimension to Downs: "Like every other person involved in soccer I want to win things.
sport.iafrica.com /news/399844.htm   (457 words)

  
 bearticle.asp   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Motsepe family trusts own 100% of ARMI, which holds 43% of ARM (formerly Avmin), which in turn owns 22% of Harmony.
The R740m loss means a lot of red ink - even for someone like Motsepe, and even if it's still only a bookkeeping entry at this point as he has not yet had to realise it.
Otherwise it has been a year of consolidation for Motsepe, who remains president of Nafcoc and Business Unity SA, and was appointed deputy chairman of Sanlam in April.
www.empowerment.co.za /beAPrint.asp?readID=1728   (276 words)

  
 'Big business must support soccer' - SouthAfrica.info
It is designed as an ongoing, sometimes routine meeting between President Thabo Mbeki and his team of advisers on the one hand and the captains of industry at the other end of the financial table.
Before leaving Berlin for South Africa after the completion of the World Cup, Motsepe said the vibrant, all-encompassing triumph of the recently-completed event in Germany had only emphasised the need to re-generate efforts to ensure the success of the tournament in 2010.
Motsepe said a major bugbear was the traditional policy of major business in South Africa pouring three times and more money into sports like rugby and cricket — even though soccer is overwhelmingly the most popular game among the vast majority of the country's population.
www.southafrica.info /doing_business/businesstoday/businessnews/673435.htm   (296 words)

  
 www.mineweb.net | sections | mining finance Dilution, dilution, dilution   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Well, through his African Rainbow Minerals, Motsepe currently controls just shy of 20 percent of Harmony’s 320 million issued shares and is assured of his position as non-executive chairman.
Just as fl South Africans are being helped by legislation to rise to the commanding heights of the economy, one of the anointed oligarchs is chairing a deal that he might be counting on to boost his personal wealth significantly but that seriously dilutes the control intended by the politicians and party bosses.
And that has to be seen in the context of the likely reluctance of institutional shareholders in Gold Fields who oppose the bid being prepared to add or even hold on to their holdings in New Harmony.
www.mineweb.net /sections/mining_finance/354359.htm   (749 words)

  
 www.miningmx.com | mining_fin Motsepe expands business empire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Motsepe’s investment will be from his family’s trust fund.
“Patrice will be a majority shareholder and the business will be completely independent of his existing operations,” says Taljaard.
Taljaard even confesses to privately advising Motsepe on his investment in Sanlam, a rival to Old Mutual which has a controlling stake in Nedbank Group.
www.miningmx.com /mining_fin/255346.htm   (465 words)

  
 SuperSoccer
At a packed function at a Johannesburg hotel, Sundowns managing director said the arrival of Motsepe means a new change in the structure of the club's management with Motsepe obviously the new boss.
The new Sundowns president drew a deafening applause when he announced a R2-m from the Patrice Motsepe Foundation that would be invested in the establishment of the Sundowns Youth Soccer Academy.
Motsepe said should he discover that Sundowns players earned far less than their counterparts, he would rectify the situation because it would imply something was not right with their salary structure of making the club's players the best paid, a statement that drew wild applause from the players.
www.supersoccer.co.za /?id=78184&des=article&scat=   (461 words)

  
 www.mineweb.net | sections | gold & silver ARM management punt future acquisitions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In November last year, ARM along with Harmony Gold and Anglovaal Mining performed a massive transaction, resulting in ARM Gold, as it was known acquiring 63.2 percent of Avmin and 22.2 percent of Harmony.
The complicated structure of the arrangement, resembling a metropolis street map, is something that may deter investors, according to Motsepe.
Bernard Swanepoel & Patrice Motsepe: The new HARMony
www.mineweb.net /sections/gold_silver/342200.htm   (499 words)

  
 Business Report - Empire building stays in the family
Patrice, inspired by his parents' dedication to stimulating fl business in a white-run South Africa, sketches an image of a young boy setting up a lemonade stand to sell wares to his neighbours.
Patrice insists that he was never given any special favours.
So while Patrice's personal fortune may be half of Tokyo Sexwale's R3.3 billion and the Motsepe dynasty may have a way to go to reach the big league wealth of the Oppenheimers, who are worth an estimated R30 billion, the sibling moguls are at least on the right track.
www.busrep.co.za /index.php?fSectionId=561&fArticleId=2077962   (1628 words)

  
 Let the games begin…multi-million schools' soccer tournament launched   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Multimillionaire Patrice Motsepe on Wednesday laid the foundation for South Africa's plans to dominate the 2010 World Cup - which could be hosted by South Africa.
Premier Shilowa thanked the Motsepe family, saying the provincial government was committed to work with all the stakeholders to ensure "we provide facilities so that what starts here today can be sustained".
The competition is sponsored to the value of R10 million from the Motsepe Foundation and is named in memory of Motsepe's late mother, Kay Motsepe.
www.gpg.gov.za /docs/nz/2004/nz0505.html   (368 words)

  
 SABCnews.com - economy/business
Patrice Motsepe is to vacate the presidency of Nafoc
Patrice Motsepe, a prominent businessman, is to vacate the presidency of the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce (Nafcoc).
Motsepe will also step down as president from the Chamber of Commerce and Industry South Africa (Chamsa) and Business Unity SA (Busa).
www.sabcnews.com /economy/business/0,2172,129918,00.html   (144 words)

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