Anet Claassen matriculated in 1987 in George Southern Cape at Outeniqua High School.

She started her Career in Banking with Saambou Building Society for 3 years and then moved into the General Banking Division of Trust Bank for 7 years until she started with a family. She joined First National Bank in 1991 and she had a very successful career with the Bank. She moved from general Sales Consultant to Corporate Admin Manager and then onto Branch Manager and Regional Sales Manager.

During her career she has finished her BCom Marketing degree at Univ of Pretoria and also complete 2 other diplomas in Banking Industry ( CAIB and LAIB). She also did 11 subjects at Unisa to enable her to have better skill in Business.

She resigned in 2005 and started her own Estate Agency. During the last 2 years she moved into the Commodity Industry.