How did Koos Bekker make his money?

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How did Koos Bekker make his money?

Koos Bekker is revered for transforming South African newspaper publisher Naspers into an ecommerce investor and cable TV powerhouse. He led Naspers to invest in Chinese Internet and media firm Tencent in 2001 — by far the most profitable of the bets he made on companies elsewhere.

How much is Koos Bekker worth?

2.5 billion USD (2021)
Koos Bekker/Net worth

Where is Koos Bekker now?

Koos Bekker family resides in Cape Town, South Africa.

Does Koos Bekker own Babylonstoren?

Bekker and wife Karen Roos, the former editor of Elle Decoration South Africa, acquired the 400-hectare property in 2013, the Telegraph reported. Bekker and Roos based the renovation on Babylonstoren in Franschhoek which employes roughly 250 people.

How old is Babylonstoren?

Dating back to 1692, the fortunes of this historic fruit and wine farm took a turn ten years ago when it fell under the gaze of former magazine editor Karen Roos.

Who is owner of Babylonstoren?

Adriaan Jacobus Louw
Adriaan Jacobus Louw becomes the sole owner of Babylonstoren.

Who is richest black person in South Africa?

Patrice Motsepe came next, with 2.9 billion U.S. dollars of net worth. He is the founder of African Rainbow Minerals and the first black African on the Forbes list….South Africa’s billionaires as of 2021 (net worth in billion U.S. dollars)

Characteristic Net worth in billion U.S. dollars
Nicky Oppenheimer & family 8

Who is the richest woman in South Africa 2020?

List Of 10 Richest Women in South Africa

  • Mamphela Ramphele – R55 million.
  • Nonhlanhla Mjoli-Mncube – R94 million.
  • Judy Dlamini – R124 million.
  • Elizabeth Bradley – R332 million.
  • Sharon Wapnick – R433 million.
  • Irene Charnley – R1.5 billion.
  • Wendy Ackerman – R1.9 billion.
  • Wendy Appelbaum – R2.6 billion.

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