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Johan Van Zyl


Johan is the Chairman of Stonehage Fleming South Africa and a member of the Group’s Executive Committee. He is an adviser to several ultra-high net worth South African families, serves as a director of a number of investment companies and trusts and acts as an independent trustee to various family trusts and public benefit organisations. 


In Nature everything is distinct yet nothing defined into absolute, independent singleness

William Wordsworth

Johan joined the Stonehage Fleming Group in 2010 to start the Investment Management Division in South Africa and was later appointed as CEO of Stonehage Fleming South Africa in 2013. Prior to joining the Group, Johan was an Investment Manager at Fleming Family & Partners in London. Johan holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Industrial Electronic) from the University of Stellenbosch and is a CFA Charter holder.

The greatest breakthroughs of the 21st Century won’t occur because of technology, they will occur because of an expanding concept of what it means to be human…...

John Nayek — Business Future

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