MICHAEL PIMSTEIN, Joint Chief Executive , Capital Appreciation Limited

Michael has more than 30 years’ experience as a senior executive in the steel, engineering and manufacturing sector having served most recently as CEO of Macsteel Service Centres SA, a position he held from 1999 through 2013.

Michael has been and is a member of various government, labour and business committees that address industrial policy, growth and development plans, infrastructure requirements and investment, labour mediation and wage negotiations. 

Michael has served as President of the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa, President of the Southern African Stainless Steel Development Association and President of the Association of Steel Service Centres.  He served on the advisory committee of The Adopt-A-School Foundation.