Executive Directors
Executive Directors
Keith Vieira
Keith Vieira

Chief Executive Officer

Keith has over 34 years of experience in the development and manufacture of products in the electronic security sector. Keith’s responsibilities within Amecor include strategic input into new product design and development, as well as, overall operations within the group.

Non-Executive Directors
Charles Pettit
Charles PettitCFA

Independent Non-Executive Chairman

Charles graduated from the University of Cape Town with a First Class Honours degree and subsequently qualified as a CFA charter holder after working in London for Close Brothers Corporate Finance. At Close Brothers Charles worked on a wide range of M&A and Restructuring transactions and following his return to South Africa in 2008 established AfrAsia Corporate Finance to focus on the provision of independent advisory services to clients in the SADC region. Charles advised on the balance sheet restructuring of SA French from 2010 and led the 2011 rights issue for that company as well as its delisting and sale to Torre in 2012. He was appointed as CEO of Torre on 1 October 2012 and as CEO of Stellar on 5 October 2015.

 

Julie Boel
Julie Boel

Bachelor of Commerce/p>

Independent Non–Executive Director

Julie completed her studies in finance at the University of Pretoria, graduating with a Bcom (Honours) in 2008 and concluding her Mcom in 2011. Subsequently she qualified as a JSE approved executive, which provides her with specific JSE listings advisory status. From 2009, Julie worked at Arbor Capital Partners for 3 years providing JSE and company compliance advise to then join AfrAsia Corporate Finance in 2012 (business started by investment holding company, Stellar Capital Partner's (SCP) CEO Charles Pettit), providing M&A and corporate finance advise. She joined SCP in 2015 and works on M&A and corporate transactions across the group with a focus is on assessing investment opportunities and driving acquisition growth strategies in underlying investee companies.

 

Danna Strydom
Danna Strydom PrEng, BSc (Eng), MSc, MBA

Independent Non-Executive Director

Danna qualified as an electrical engineer and spent the first part of his career in the process control industry before migrating into business management. Most recently he spent 12 years as Managing Director of ADT Security in South Africa. He also served as Managing Director of CHUBB Electronic Security in the UK and of CHUBB Security South Africa before that.