Henco Venter has been a long-time servant of the Toyota Cheetahs and has represented the franchise in the Currie Cup, Super Rugby and Guinness PRO14.
Following the Cheetahs maiden season in the PRO14 he was one of several players who headed to Japan, however, he was the only one of the players to return from the Land of the Rising Sun.
Venter, linked up with the Cheetahs again in 2019 and was immediately named in the squad to tour Ireland and Wales for the matches against Connacht, Scarlets and Leinster.
In the 2019/20 season he represented the Toyota Cheetahs in the first three matches against Glasgow Warriors, Ulster and Munster.
Henco Venter joined the Sharks on 1 November 2019.