David Friedland, Non-Executive Director, Foschini Group

Mr. David Friedland is Non-Executive Independent Director of Foschini Group. He is a chartered accountant with extensive audit experience of a broad range of retail listed companies.

He served as international partner at Arthur Andersen from 1990 and was a partner at KPMG from 2002. David was Head of Audit and Risk at KPMG (Cape Town) and was the lead audit partner for several listed companies. In 2013, he retired as a partner at KPMG and was appointed to the boards of Investec Limited and Investec PLC in March 2013, serving as the group audit committee Chairman.