Mr. Timothy Scholtz was appointed as South African Tourism’s (SAT) Chief Operating Officer (COO) in November 2010. His impressive career spans the non-profit, retail and financial management sectors of the South African economy. He also has extensive experience in Corporate Services and execution. In his spare time, he is the chairman of two non-profit organisations, one dealing with young entrepreneurs and the other dealing with a job creation initiative with rural papermaking entities. He holds a BComm degree from the University of South Africa and a Post Graduate Diploma in Information Management at the University of Johannesburg.