Pat Luke Kolek, Director

Pat Luke Kolek was appointed to our Board of Directors on January 31, 2017. He joined Naspers Limited in 2014 as Chief Financial Officer of e-commerce and was appointed Chief Operating Officer of Naspers Limited in July 2016. As Group Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Kolek is focused on aligning group strategy with company objectives, leading core business activities and strategic initiatives such as large acquisitions and divestitures. Mr. Kolek has more than 20 years of experience in executing business growth and development strategies for hyper growth organisations. Prior to Naspers Limited, Mr. Kolek spent 10 years at eBay, most recently as VP and Chief Financial Officer of eBay International and previously as the Chief Operating Officer of eBay Classifieds. Mr. Kolek holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Santa Clara University and is a certified public accountant.