Karo Wilson

POSITION: Finance Manager

EMAIL: karo.wilson@gsb.uct.ac.za


Karo Wilson is the Financial Manager at the GSB. As part of the senior administrative team within the Business School, and as a key member of the Finance Department, Karo is directly involved with all financial, strategic, systems & operational areas of the school, to allow the

Business School and its hotel, to function optimally.

He has had a varied and exciting career, working at organisations as diverse as Rentokil, the College of Cape Town, the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, as well as a number of chartered accounting firms.

With a skill set that encompasses financial management, financial systems design and implementation, identifying risks and overcoming business obstacles, Karo believes he also brings strategic thinking, a deep commitment to positive change, and a dedication to supporting a learning culture, to his role at the GSB.

Karo is a keen hiker, and devotes his spare time to revisiting all his favourite hiking trails from his childhood. He is also a volunteer tutor at The Tertiary School in Business Administration (TSiBA).

Karo holds an MBA from the UCT Graduate School of Business.




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