Jeremy Patrick Cronin

Deputy Minister Cronin was born on 12 September 1949. He currently is the Deputy General-Secretary of South African Communist Party (SACP), a position he has held since 1995. He became a Member of Parliament since 1999. His illustrious political career dates back into time, such that he Co-Convened the Reconstruction and Development Programme Drafting Committee and was a member of the negotiating Team at Convention for a Democratic South Africa (CODESA). The Deputy Minister lectured at UCT between 1973 and 1976; but also was Editor of the African Communist Magazine. Prior to his current appoint, he was Deputy Minister for Transport.

Family name: Cronin
Given name: Jeremy Patrick


  Dates Source
SA Cities Network [Board Member] Research on SA Cities [Non-profit entity] People's Assembly

Financial interests

  Value Nature Dates Source
Liberty R206 000 Retirement Annuity People's Assembly
Allan Gray R1 151 Unit Trust People's Assembly
Liberty R217 000 Endowment Fund People's Assembly


  Status Role Dates Source
African National Congress (ANC) - Member People's Assembly