Mr Roodt is a nationally renowned economist who specialises in Government finance and monetary policy. He enjoys excellent relations with various role-players in the South African economic and financial environment as well as receives great professional respect from the media and public. Example to this is that he is frequently quoted, and his participation in media coverage for topics like economic and financial matters is published in daily and weekend newspapers, financial magazines, like Wires, television programmes and radio stations.
He specialises in Government finance and monetary policy and lectures at the Gordon Institute of Business Science of the University of Pretoria and holds a master’s degree in economics.
His knowledge of industry and experience at the Reserve Bank tied to his excellent relations has proven valuable in analysis of economic aggregates.
Furthermore, Mr Roodt, otherwise known by his first name, Dawie, serves as the Chief Economist of Efficient Group Limited, serves as the Chairman of Efficient Financial Services (Pty) Ltd and has been an Executive Director of Efficient Group Limited since November 26, 2006.