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Meet The Executive Team
Andrew Dunn (CEO)
Andrew Dunn, has over 25 years experience in all areas of business development and Private Equity, from establishing and scaling companies to structuring and managing business investments.
Andrew holds a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from UCT , and his career has featured highlights such as founding Miltrans, a Logistics and Supply Chain business which was later sold to Super Group, the successful MBO of Premier Foods which was sold to Brait, the Manline Group which was merged into Barloworld Logistics and several other Private Equity interests spanning Property, Aviation (National Airways Corporation), Dealerships (Melrose Motor Investments) and Security (SSG Holdings), and was the CEO of the Richmark Group from 2012-2018.
Andrew cofounded DNI in 2006 where he currently serves as the CEO
Dave Smaldon (COO)
Dave has been dubbed by the staff as “Hulk” and shows the same kind of traits as the superhero character. He is loyal, passionate, reliable with a high level of integrity that shows in his daily life. He shows the same kind of qualities to his wife and 3 beautiful daughters, whom he absolutely adores. If this wasn’t enough, Dave is also an avid mountain biker and fitness freak. With this kind of dedication to his family, career and health, we sometimes wonder when he finds time to sleep
niven Shaw (CFO)
Niven finished his accounting articles with Deloittes in 2011 and was assigned to the Deloitte Tampa Bay (Florida) Office in the USA.
A year later Niven, was appointed as a Financial Manager to the Accounting and Financial Advisory Group at Deloitte Johannesburg. Achieving rapid success he was promoted to a Senior Manager where he formed part of the leadership team of the division in January 2016 – June 2017.
After being exposed to a wide range of industries including financial services, construction, tourism, logistics, telecommunications and technology and media industries, Niven joined DNI in 2017 and now serves as the DNI’s Group CFO.