Clive holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting from the University of Natal. He obtained membership of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1978 and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1980. He has completed the Management Executive Program at INSEAD Business School and the Business Strategy Executive Programme at Columbia University.

Clive was appointed Chairman of the Bravo Group in 2013. Prior to that he was the CEO of a number of companies over the years, including Lenco (Pty) Ltd, Foodcorp (Pty) Ltd and Robertsons Spices (Pty) Ltd. He brings extensive local and international experience in strategic planning, consultancy and project finance, as well as a proven track record in delivering exceptional shareholder value.