Lourens Erasmus Louw
Lourens studied at the University of Stellenbosch, after which he moved to Johannesburg and qualified as a member of the SA Institute of Stockbrokers.
In 1996 Lourens was appointed financial director and compliance officer of stockbroking firm Irish & Menell Rosenberg (Pty) Ltd and its successors in the Appleton Group. He remained with Appleton until June 2003 when he joined Conduit Capital.
Lourens became the financial director of Conduit Capital in October 2004.