Jan Mocke


Jan Mocke started his career as a consulting engineer, after which he spent more than five years at the IDC, gaining valuable experience in considering applications for funding.
Subsequently, he spent 15 years in senior management positions in large agricultural organisations. Apart from the normal agricultural practices, he gained valuable experience in agro-processing and agricultural marketing.
This was followed by a period of seven years as COO of the Joburg Market, where he turned the business around from a loss-making organisation to a profitable institution.
Over the years he served in several director positions, including as chairman of The Tea Council of Southern Africa. He currently serves on the boards of the Tshwane Economic Development Agency and the Joburg Market.
Jan qualified as an electronic engineer at the University of Pretoria and later obtained a master’s in business leadership at UNISA.