Director, Co-Owner, Co-Founder
Giles Fourie is passionate about providing the best care for clients seeking a safe and
supported environment to help their recovery from substance abuse, anxiety, depression or
co-occurring disorders. In his role as director and co-founder, Giles is continually looking
at new treatment methods, seeking out the best new practices in the field of addiction and
mental health therapy.
Giles studied B Proc Law and has a BA in Theology. An entrepreneur with 25 years of
corporate experience, he set up his first business at 21 and has travelled the world in
pursuit of his goals.
Having suffered his own demons, Giles decided he wanted to dedicate his career to help others.
He has extensively studied the field of mental health therapy and proudly celebrates 15 years of
At White River Manor we strive to discover ways of improving our treatment program and finding
pioneering methods, which will change the lives of many. Giving clients the opportunity to
undertake a life-changing experience” is something that excites and motivates me.
In his free time, Giles loves flying and aeroplanes and has completed his PPL. He is also a
mountain bike enthusiast and loves pushing the envelope of endurance.
I am passionate about helping the less fortunate and amongst other initiatives
at White River Manor, we run a community-based programme for the less