Appointed: 22 April 1996
Koos joined the RMA Board on 1 April 1996. He is the Chief Executive Officer of UASA; the president of the Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA) and the president of SACOTU, SA’s largest labour confederation. He is a trustee of the Sentinel Retirement Fund and a director of BATSETA Council of Retirement Funds in SA. He is the managing director of UASA Financial Services (Fincents) and UASA Marlicht Holiday Apartments. He also serves on the SA President’s Joint Presidential Advisory Group; NEDLAC’s executive committee; is the co-chairman of the Millennium Labour Council (MLC) and is a director of the NEDLAC Labour Trust. He serves as the director responsible for Africa on the AIST World Board situated in Brussels. He is the owner and Director of YASNY (You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet) Investments. He is a Councillor on the Board of the University of the Western Cape (UWC).