GRINDROD EXECUTIVE DIES

Durban - Captain Dave Rennie, Grindrod CEO Ports and Terminals and master mariner, passed away on Friday 12 September. Dave joined the Grindrod Group in 1978 and was appointed to the board October 2002 and since then was director of major local and international subsidiaries and associates, including Ocean Africa Container Lines (Pty) Limited, Oil Tanking Grindrod Calulo (Pty) Limited and Baobab Holdings Limited. He was also Chairman of Maputo Port Development Company and Grindrod Mauritius Limitada. It is believed Captain Rennie suffered from lung cancer diagnosed four months ago. A memorial service will be held on 8 October in Durban.