Mr Price Group: Russell Van Rensberg

Russell joined Mr Price in February 2016.

Russell van Rensburg, Group Director of People at Mr. Price is a certified leadership speaker, trainer and coach. In his current role, he is responsible for both leading the execution of our people strategy across the Mr Price Group, and being an executive coach to all the executive teams. Prior to Mr Price, Russell  worked as a leadership coach, teach and speaker with The John Maxwell Team where he engaged with with multinationals and local organisations alikee. Also an entrepreneur, he founded two businesses, The Financial Training Corporation and Kuba Consulting.

Work

Oct 2017 – Present:     Group HR Director, Mr Price Group

Apr 2017 – Sep 2017:  Group HR Executive, Mr Price Group 

Feb 2016 – Mar 2017: Head of Learning and Development, Mr Price Group

Jul 2011 – Mar 2017:   Leadership Coach, Teacher and Speaker, The John

                                    Maxwell Team

May 2011 – Feb 2016: Director and Founder, Kuba Consulting 

Apr 2001 – Apr 2011:  Director and Co-Founder, Financial Training Corporation 

Mar 1997 – Mar 2001: Manager of Client Training, KPMG

Education

2011 – 2011: Leadership Training and Executive Coaching, The John Maxwell

                     Team

1998 – 1999: Post Grad Diploma in Insolvency Law and Practice, University of

                      Pretoria 

1992 – 1995: B.Com, Economics and Business Economics, University of

                      South Africa

About Mr Price

The Mr Price Group (MRPG) is a fashion value retailer, selling predominantly for cash. The Group retails Apparel, Homeware and Sportsware and is one of the fastest growing retailers in South Africa.