Mr David John Maynier

National Assembly

David John Maynier

About David John Maynier

Mr Maynier is the DA's Shadow Minister of Finance. After matriculating in 1986, he completed his national service as a submarine officer and navy diver in the South African Navy in 1989. In 1996 he graduated from the University of Cape Town with Honours, where he majored in politics and economics. In 2008, Mr Maynier graduated with a Masters Degree in Public Administration from Harvard University. After returning home, he was appointed as campaign manager in the Western Cape for the DA where the party won an outright majority. He was elected as a Member of Parliament to the National Assembly in 2009. Source: www.da.org.za/our_people

2018 committee attendance as mp

78% attendance rate

Attended 47 meetings out of 60

2017 committee attendance as mp

53% attendance rate

Attended 63 meetings out of 119

2016 committee attendance as mp

63% attendance rate

Attended 60 meetings out of 96

2015 committee attendance as mp

76% attendance rate

Attended 34 meetings out of 45

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

84% attendance rate

Attended 16 meetings out of 19

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
Preservation Fund Allan Gray +/-R1 300 000

BENEFITS

Description Source
Gold (Select (Voyager) South African Airways
Silver(Executive Club) British Airways

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
+/- R8 000 Samsung Galaxy S7 Smart Phone Telkom

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Constantia, Cape Town +/- 770 sq.m Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
Preservation fund Allan Gray R1 303 000

BENEFITS

Description Source
SAA (Voyager/Gold) SAA
BA [Executive Club Card/Silver] BA

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
- R300 1 Bottle of Gin United Sates (US) Consulate

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Constantia, Cape Town 770sq.m. Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
Preservation Fund Allan Gray R1 127 711.65

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
Brenthurst Foundation Columbia
Brenthurst Foundation Tswalu Game Reserve

BENEFITS

Description Source
Airmiles SAA Voyager - Gold [Elect]
Airmiles BA Executive Club - Silver

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Less than R1 500 Calender Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany
Less than R1 500 Sweet Liquorice Aurhaus University

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Constantia +-700sq.m. Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Name of Company Nominal Value
Allan Gray Pension Preservation Fund R1 135 557.13

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
Brenthurst Foundation Africa/Columbia Field Study Tour

BENEFITS

Description Source
Executive Club ["Blue"] BA
Voyager Card ["Blue"] SAA

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
R2 000.00 Honararium Buskend University, Norway

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Cape Town +-700sq.m. Residence

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company Nominal Value
Pension Preservation Fund Allan Gray +-R887 000

BENEFITS

Description Source
Platinum Voyager Card SAA
Bronz Executive Club Card British Airways/Comair

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
+-R500 2 Pens; 1 Torch, 1 Tyre pressure monitor Armscor

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Constantia, Cape Town 707sq.m. House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
Friedrich Neuman Foundation [FNF] Cape Town - Durban - Pietermartizburg [Return]-Talk to DA Msundozi Caucus

BENEFITS

Source
SAA
BAA/Comair

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
+-R6 000 1 iPad DA National Caucus Election Team
Less than R1 500 Pen & Diary Defence Review Committee
+-R1 700 1 Bott. of whisky Talk to DA Msundozi Caucus

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Cape Town +-58sq.m. Flat

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

BENEFITS

Description Source
Miles SAA
Miles British Airways
Discount on 2 suits & 10 shirts House of Monatic Factory Shop

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Cape Town +-58sq.m. Residential

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

TRAVEL

Sponsor Description
South Africa - Israel Forum Orientation trip to Israel between 18 - 23 June 2010
Friedrich Naumann Foundation Meeting with Opposition Party (CUF) to discuss/assess Campaign Strategy for election 2010
SAA Voyager miles
BA Voyager miles

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Claremont, CPT 60 sq.m. Flat

Committee appearances

  • VBS Mutual Bank 7 Nov 2018

    Mr D Maynier (DA) said it seemed attack was the best form of defence for the EFF, which allegedly received money from VBS via the brother of its deputy president who has also been accused of receiving money.
  • Committee Report on Revised Fiscal Framework 6 Nov 2018

    Mr D Maynier (DA) suggested the inclusion of a recommendation that the ‘bloated’ Cabinet should be streamlined as part of government’s cost cutting measures.
  • 2018 Revised Fiscal Framework: National Treasury response to submissions 2 Nov 2018

    Mr D Maynier (DA) asked if there had been a change in outlook on SAA. Whereas government policy seems to be aimed at reconfiguring SOEs, the Minister seems to have a different view- that the airline should be shut down. Was government policy about reconfiguring or shutting the airline down ...
  • 2018 MTBPS: public hearings 31 Oct 2018

    Mr D Maynier (DA) asked the unions if they agreed that the bargaining mechanism was faulty. He pointed out that provincial governments now had to absorb the public sector wage agreement which they were not party to. This now came in as an unfunded mandate. Why should provincial governments implement ...
  • 2018 MTBPS: Parliamentary Budget Office & FFC briefing 30 Oct 2018

    Mr D Maynier (DA) asked why the PBO had ignored the request made during a previous meeting to provide an analysis on whether the country’s debt levels are reasonable. The PBO was supposed to be independent but it was not.

All Committee Appearances

Questions

  • Questions asked to the President of the Republic 3 Oct 2018

    With reference to each Special Envoy on Investment appointed by him, (a) what number of investors has each special envoy engaged with, (b) what is the name of each investor engaged with, (c)(i) on what date and (ii) where was each specified investor engaged with, (d) what total value ...
  • Questions asked to the President of the Republic 3 Oct 2018

    Whether the US$ 100 billion in new investment he intends to generate over the next five years includes investment by (a) public corporations and (b) general government; if not, in each case, why not; if so, what are the relevant details in each case?
  • Questions asked to the Minister in the Presidency 25 Sep 2018

    Whether Statistics South Africa publishes data on the per capita gross domestic product; if not, why not; if so, what are the relevant details?

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • NO451E 4 Mar 2015

    Chairperson, the Minister gave us a lecture on the Constitution, and then he gave us a lecture on the law.[Interjections.] However, it is very clear that the Minister does not understand the law.

    I say that because the Minister said that the threat was a threat of disruption. Given ...

  • NO435E 4 Mar 2015

    Chairperson, the Minister is absolutely the last person who should stand up in this House and give us a lecture on the Constitution, because the root cause of the problem is that the State Security Agency, SSA, is becoming like a Stasi, which cannot tell the difference between a national ...

All Plenary Appearances