SA-born André Pienaar has been much maligned in the country of his birth. He’s been called an evil foreign agent by former president Jacob Zuma, and been vilified by journalists as a conniving intelligence operator.
He quotes US statesman Franklin D Roosevelt when asked how he feels about this. "Judge me by my enemies," he says, "not my friends."
Pienaar is the founder and managing partner of C5 Capital, an international investment group specialising in technology. He’s a major player in cybersecurity, and in the space and nuclear power industries...
Slegs Vrye Weekblad-intekenaars kan hierdie artikel lees.
Teken nou in vir volle toegang tot alle Vrye Weekblad-inhoud. Daar is ’n spesiale tarief vir pensioenarisse.
Reeds ’n intekenaar? Kliek “Meld aan” om voort te gaan
Het jy ’n intekenbewys? Gebruik dit nou.