Michelle was appointed as Non-Executive Director of Transcend on 14 December 2018.
Michelle holds a B.Compt degree and is the managing director and co-founder of TPN Credit Bureau (“TPN”). TPN is South Africa’s only credit bureau specialising in the collection of tenant behaviour and rental payment profile information. Michelle established TPN in 2000, and with the advent of the National Credit Act in 2007, TPN was registered as a credit bureau and was the first credit bureau globally to specialise in the property industry. Since then, TPN has developed many innovative products and formed close working relationships with global credit bureaux, TransUnion and Experian, to further enhance the vetting of tenants.