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Legal Services: Gerhard Lipp


Gerhard Lipp

Director: Legal Services 
Telephone: 021 808-2516 
Fax: 021 808-4550 



Gerhard was appointed Director: Legal Services at Stellenbosch University on 1 May 2011.

His responsibilities include

  • managing the total legal function at the University;
  • managing legal risk and legal compliance at institutional level;
  • final responsibility for student discipline; and
  • legal advice and support in significant and key cases.

Before joining the University, Gerhard was involved in the banking and financial-service sectors as legal advisor, where he managed a number of legal functions and teams. His core expertise is in banking and financial services and products and in legal risk management.

Gerhard has a BComm - LLB and a Postgraduate Diploma in Taxation.​

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