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Pravin GORDHAN Member of Parliament, Former Minister of Finance, Pretoria

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1973 B.Sc. Pharmacy, University of Durban-Westville
1974-1981 Pharmacist, King Edward VII Hospital, Durban
1977-1990 Member, African National Congress
1990-1994 Chairperson, Convention for a Democratic South Africa
1991-1994 Co-chairperson, Transitional Executive Council, Pretoria
1994-1998 Member, African National Congress, Parliament of South Africa, Pretoria
1995-1997 Council Member, University Council, University of Durban-Westville
1998-1999 Deputy Commissioner, South African Revenue Services, Pretoria
1999-2009 Commissioner, South African Revenue Services, Pretoria
2000-2006 Chairperson, World Customs Organisation
2007 Doctorate, Commerce honoris, University of South Africa and Doctorate, Law honoris causa, University of Cape Town
2009-2014 Minister, South African Ministry of Finance, Pretoria
2014-2015 Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Pretoria
2015-2017 Minister, South African Ministry of Finance, Parliament of South Africa, Pretoria
since 1994 Minister of Parliament, African National Congress, National Assembly
since 1996 Chairperson, Constitutional Committee, Parliament of South Africa
since 2008 Chairperson, Forum on Tax Administration

Memberships

World Customs Organisation, 2000-2006
Durban Housing Action Committee, 1980-1994
Executive Member, Natal Indian Congress, 1974-1990