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Johan Marais

Classic Manager Pretoria, Porsche Classic


Maintain the value of your Classic Car


It is important to maintain your classic car in the correct way.

Johan will give us an insight into the official Porsche Classic way.

Speaker Biography

Johan is a self-confessed car-aficionado and has been from an early age. 
He matriculated in a Technical High School and enrolled as an Apprentice Motor Technician with the South African Police.

After qualifying as a Motor Technician, Johan switched careers and joined the South African Civilian Intelligence Services before going on to study Political Science and History and then graduated from the University of the Free State.  

Johan served in various roles and retired as a Director in the South African Secret Service after a 35-year Government service career.

The passion for cars and particularly the engineering excellence of the Porsche brand grew stronger over the years.

The purchase of a classic Porsche as a retirement restoration project led to an opportunity to follow a passion which launched a new career with Porsche South Africa since 2008 where he served in various roles such as Motorsport Manager and Classic Manager.

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