Rob Cooper


Rob Cooper is one of the founding members and current Chairman of the PAGSA.   Rob completed his B.Sc in Computer Science at the University of Pretoria in 1971.  He was one of the founders of Sage VIP Payroll and HR and many years of design and programming of various financial systems followed, including a number of payroll systems for different environments.

Over the last thirty years, Rob’s focus has been on diverse legislation that governs the employment and payroll industry and liaises with statutory bodies on behalf of payroll system suppliers on a regular basis.  His extensive experience and in-depth understanding of the many employment laws that impact the payroll industry is used to update and give future direction to Payroll and HR systems.