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Board of Directors

Paul Edwards (60): Director since 2005

Mr. Edwards is Executive Chairman of Emerging Markets Payments Holdings, an Africa and Middle East payments business. Mr. Edwards has been non-employee vice chairman of Starcomms Limited, a Nigerian telecommunications operator since 2005. Prior to that, Mr. Edwards was the chief executive officer of MTN Group, a pan-African mobile operator. Mr. Edwards has a BSc and an MBA from the University of Cape Town

Herman G. Kotzé (47): Director since 2004

Mr. Kotze has been our chief executive officer from June 1, 2017 and served as our chief financial officer, secretary and treasurer from 2004 to February 28, 2018. Mr. Kotzé was an article clerk and audit manager at KPMG in Pretoria, South Africa, and worked as a business analyst for the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa before he joined our company's predecessor in 1998. Mr. Kotzé is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Alfred Mockett (67): Director since 2017

Mr. Mockett's career spans more than 30 years of guiding publicly and privately held corporations worldwide. He has served as chief executive officer of Dex One Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed provider of online, mobile and print marketing solutions, chairman and chief executive officer of Motive Inc, a NASDAQ-listed provider of broadband and mobile service management software, chairman and chief executive officer of American Management Systems, a billion dollar NYSE-listed consulting firm to the global financial services and communications industries, and chief executive officer of British Telecommunications divisions and subsidiaries: BT Ignite, BT Worldwide, BT Global Communications, and BT Special Businesses. Mr. Mockett currently serves as non-executive chairman of Hibu Group Limited and non-executive director of Corporate Risk Holdings LLC.

Alasdair J. K. Pein (54): Director since 2005

Mr. Pein is currently CEO of Ascension Partners Limited, a Cayman-based provider of investment services to high net worth clients. Mr. Pein is a director of Mundane International Limited, a Guernsey-based financial investment fund. Mr. Pein also serves as a director of Ecolutia Services AG, a global provider of water, wastewater and environmental treatment solutions. Between 1994 and March 2009, Mr. Pein served as the CEO of the Oppenheimer family's private equity business (excluding Rest of Africa). During this period of time Mr. Pein held directorships of a number of private companies. In addition, Mr. Pein was a director of Arsenal Digital Solutions, a privately-held US company that provides on-demand data protection services, from 2001 to 2008 Mr. Pein is a qualified South African chartered accountant and completed his articles with Deloitte in Johannesburg in 1987.

Christopher S. Seabrooke (61): Director since 2005

Mr. Seabrooke is chief executive officer and a director of Sabvest Limited, an investment holding company which is listed on the JSE. Mr. Seabrooke also serves as a non-employee director of the following JSE listed companies: Brait SE, Chrometco Limited, Datatec Limited, Massmart Holdings Limited, Metrofile Holdings Limited and Transaction Capital Limited. Mr. Seabrooke is a member of The Institute of Directors in South Africa. Formerly, he was the chairman of the South African State Theater and the deputy chairman of each of the National Arts Council and the Board of Business and Arts South Africa. Mr. Seabrooke has degrees in Economics and Accounting from the University of Natal and an MBA from the University of Witwatersrand.

Alexander M. R. Smith (49): Director since 2018

Mr. Smith has been our chief financial officer, secretary and treasurer since March 1, 2018. Prior to joining Net1, Mr. Smith was chief financial officer and director of Allied Electronics Corporation ("Alltron"), a JSE-listed company with over $1 billion in annual revenue operating in the telecommunications, multimedia, information technology and power electronics industries. Prior to joining Alltron in 2008, Mr. Smith worked in various positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Edinburgh, Scotland and Johannesburg. Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Law (Honours) degree from the University of Edinburgh and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.

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