| Basil Hersov |
(politician, banker, deep state operative?)
|Born||Basil Edward Hersov|
18 August 1926
|Children||Robert B. Hersov|
|Member of||Le Cercle, The 1001 Club|
"A man with considerable influence". Banker, Le Cercle, Patron of The Institute Of Directors in Southern Africa
Hersov has held a number of positions at or near the top of large companies in South Africa. He was, for example, executive chairman of the Anglovaal mining group, chairperson of FNB, Chairman of Barclays South Africa and member of President Thabo Mbeki's economic advisory panel.
BAE Arms deals
Basil E. Hersov started FTNSA Consulting, a company registered in the West Indies, which has been suggested as a beneficiary from arms dealing. Agreements with him “allow access to the very top”, according to BAE documents quoted by the the UK's Serious Fraud Office.
Deep political connections
Named honorary colonel South African Air Force, 1985.
Event Participated in
|Le Cercle/1984 (Capetown)||12 January 1984||15 January 1984||Stellenbosch|
|4 day meeting of Le Cercle in Capetown exposed after Joel Van der Reijden discovered the attendee list for this conference and published it online in 2011|