Johann Peter Rupert is a South African entrepreneur and businessperson who founded Compagnie Financière Richemont SA, Rand Merchant Bank and Richemont SA and who has been at the head of 12 different companies. Currently, Mr. Rupert occupies the position of Chairman at Remgro Ltd., Chairman of Reinet Investments Manager SA, Chairman for Reinet Investments SCA and Chairman of Reinet Fund Manager SA (both are subsidiaries of Reinet Investments Manager SA) and Executive Chairman for Compagnie Financière Richemont SA. Johann Peter Rupert is also on the board of Rembrandt Trust Pty Ltd., Anton Rupert Trust and Rupert Beleggings Pty Ltd. and Chairman for Peace Parks Foundation and Managing Partner at Compagnie Financière Rupert SA.
He previously occupied the position of Officer at Rembrandt Group LLC, Chairman at Rand Merchant Bank, Chairman at VenFin Ltd., Executive Chairman for Richemont North America, Inc., Chief Executive Officer of Richemont SA, Chief Executive Officer of Richemont SA, Executive Chairman of Compagnie Financière Richemont, Officer at The Chase Manhattan Bank NA, Officer at Lazard Frères & Co. LLC and Chancellor at the University of Stellenbosch.
He received an undergraduate degree and a graduate degree from the University of Stellenbosch.