The GS1 Council fulfils the following roles:

i. Regarding GS1:

a. Ensuring that good governance is in place in general.

b. The GS1 strategy is realistic and aligned with industry needs.

c. The GS1 income/expenses are healthy.

d. Reports back to the CGCSA board on the GS1 activities.

ii. Verifies that industry projects are viable and has an industry need. Ensures that projects are well scoped in terms of funding, resources, deliverables & timelines.

GS1 South Africa council members

Luigi Ferrini
Tiger Brands
Lourena Griebenow
Head of Business Solutions, The Shoprite Group of Companies
Michele Francis Padayachee
Executive GS1 South Africa
Marco Rademeyer
Head of Master Data & Data Governance, Pick n Pay
Viresh Sahdeo
Spar
Louis Veldsman
Pepsico
Neil Perkins
Massmart
Anni Andrag
Rhodes Food Group
Assoc. Prof. Adheesh Budree
University of Cape Town, E-Commerce Forum