Appointed to the Board on 24 February 2015
Bachelor of Business Science (Hons), MBA
Role at Famous Brands
- Member of the Audit and Risk Committee
- Member of the Nominations Committee
- Member of the Investment Committee
Directorships in other listed entities
- CCB Africa – non-executive director
Norman had an extensive career with SABMiller, which commenced at SAB (Pty) Limited in 1979. He was appointed Managing Director of SAB in 1994 and Chairman in 2000. In 2003, he was installed as President and Chief Executive Officer of the newly acquired Miller Brewing Company. In 2006, he was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of SABMiller Americas. In this position he was responsible for Miller Brewing Company and SABMiller’s South and Central American business units. In October 2008, he once again took on the role of Managing Director and Chairman of SAB Limited. He retired from SABMiller in 2014.
Norman is owner-operator of Nyumbu Wildlife and is a member of Stud Game Breeders, one of the pre-eminent groups leading the emergence of South Africa’s burgeoning game breeding industry, which has made great strides in revitalising threatened animal species and in creating sustainable employment in many rural areas.
Areas of expertise
General management, risk, strategy, marketing, operational management, mergers and acquisitions.