12 Things You Didn’t Know About Johann Rupert

Written by Keren Mikva

He never finished university

Rupert attended the University of Stellenbosch in his hometown, studying economics and company law. Several years in, he dropped out to pursue his business career. In 2004, however, the university awarded him an honorary doctorate in economics. Rupert also received an honorary degree in commerce in 2008 from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University.