Mark Finlayson

Chief Executive Officer

Mark joined The IDM Group on 1 November 2018 as the Group CEO.

Prior to joining IDM, he worked within the FirstRand Group for over 13 years during which he served as CEO of DirectAxis and WesBank Motor.
Earlier in his career Mark also worked at Mweb; Rabobank International (an investment bank in the UK) and Richemont International where he worked in both the London and Geneva offices.

He graduated from UCT with a B. Business Science Finance degree and went on to obtain a CA qualification with Deloitte and Touche in Cape Town and New York. Mark also successfully completed his CFA qualification in 2002, but is no longer a charter member.

In his "free time", he loves being outdoors and enjoys spending time with his family.