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Motsepe joins ranks of super-rich luxury wine farm owners

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One of Motsepe’s new neighbours, Jean Engelbrecht of Rust en Vrede estate, said he heard that the farm was on the market for R160 million. Photo: Gallo Images
One of Motsepe’s new neighbours, Jean Engelbrecht of Rust en Vrede estate, said he heard that the farm was on the market for R160 million. Photo: Gallo Images

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Informed sources say the 59-year-old Motsepe, who, according to Forbes magazine, is the third-richest man in South Africa with a fortune of R42.3 billion, has bought the farm Hidden Valley on the slopes of the Helderberg – about halfway between Stellenbosch and Somerset West.

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