Kaushik Patel | Merchant West

Kaushik Patel

Non-Executive Director

Kaushik holds a Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours) degree from the University of South Africa and is a Chartered Accountant.  He has held various senior executive positions, including African Bank (Finance Executive and Director from 1998 to 1999), TEBA Bank (Financial Director from 1999 to 2000), Telkom (Deputy CFO from 2000 to 2004 and CFO from 2004 to 2007), SAA (CFO from 2007 to 2011) and J&J Group (CFO from 2011 to 2014).  Kaushik is currently Managing Director in the ETG Group, one of the largest and fastest growing integrated agricultural conglomerates in Africa with international presence in 52 countries, and holds various non-executive board positions.