Mandla was appointed in November 2010. He has held senior executive positions in public and private sector organisations, including vice-president for infrastructure at the African Development Bank, CEO and MD of the Development Bank of Southern Africa. A former non-executive director of the SARB. Currently the chairman of Africa Rising Capital, Sasol Limited and Ithala Development Finance Corporation.
Hugh was appointed to the board in November 2010 as an independent non-executive director. He was previously a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he specialised in mining and headed up their global mining practice for a number of years. He is a director of Calgro M3 Holdings and a trustee of the Sishen Iron Ore Company Community Development Trust.
Peter was appointed to the board in July 2013 as an independent non-executive director. He was previously a resource analyst at various investment banks in the United Kingdom and he also has extensive production experience in the South African gold and platinum mining industry.
Alastair was appointed in December 2012. He has extensive experience in senior and executive management positions in the mining industry, consults to many mining companies within the sector locally and internationally. He is a visiting senior lecturer at the University of the Witwatersrand; is chairman of the South African Mineral Asset Valuation Committee (SAMVAL) and chairs the international Mineral Asset Valuation Committee (IMVAL).
Sydney was appointed in March 2015. He is a director of various subsidiary boards of Barclays Bank Africa Group in Mozambique and Tanzania, director of the School of Leadership at the University of Johannesburg and chairman of Zimplats Holdings Ltd.
Babalwa was appointed in November 2010. She is the founding chairman of the African Women Chartered Accountants (AWCA). She is CEO of Sinayo Securities and also serves as a non-executive director on the boards of Barloworld Limited, Hollard Life Assurance Company, Clover Industries Limited, Group Five Limited and Aspen Pharmacare Holdings.
Mpho was appointed in April 2015. She was previously director of Alexander Forbes, Vodacom SA, African Bank and Chairperson of the Commission for Employment Equity. She is currently a director of Search Partners International, and an independent non-executive director of Life Healthcare.
Bernard was appointed in March 2015. He is a non-executive chairman of Village Main Reef, and serves as a non-executive director of Sanlam and African Rainbow Minerals.
Brenda was appointed to the board in February 2011. She joined the Company in 2004 as commercial executive before being appointed as Group chief financial officer.
Nico was appointed to the board on 3 April 2017 as chief executive officer and executive director. Nico has a 27-year mining career that has exposed him to multiple commodities, including platinum. He has a proven track record as a successful operator, a highly rated leader and a strategic thinker.