John Eugene Shepherd

John Eugene Shepherd

Chairman of the LHN and LBN Boards

BComm (University of Stellenbosch); BComm Honours (Unisa); MBA (University of South Queensland)

Fellow Chartered Company Secretary (FCIS); Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA); Chartered Professional Accountant CPA - (BC)

Mr. Shepherd has over 20 years’ experience in finance and accounting, of which the majority was served in senior management positions.

Mr. Shepherd is appointed as the Finance Director of Pupkewitz Holdings (Pty) Ltd, one of Namibia’s largest retail companies as of June 2012. Moreover, he is the Company Secretary for the Pupkewitz Group. His responsibilities as Finance Director include the establishment of risk management systems and full Group accounting function. 


Prior to Pupkewitz, he was the Manager of Finance and Administration at the National Petroleum Corporation (Namcor). Moreover, he served as the Acting Managing Director of Namcor from February 2012 until June 2012. 


Mr. Shepherd served on the Board of Directors of the Southern African Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.