Marius Hugo

Chief Operating Officer

Marius Hugo joined Abagold as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and as a member of our Senior Management Team (Manco) in February 2021.


He is a qualified industrial electronic engineer (Stellenbosch University), who also completed his MBA at UCT Graduate School of Business in 2006. Marius’ work history combines global finance experience with pure engineering and production. He was a deal executive for Absa bank in 2007 and a deal Executive for Metier Private equity in 2011.


Marius is well versed with the requirements and operational challenges that face Abagold. He continues in his role as MD and Founder of Mean Sea Level, which has been operational since 2014 on Abagold Sea View farm. With his engineering background and passion for technology, he is a valuable source of innovative solutions and new initiatives for the Abagold.