Mandla was appointed in November 2010. 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 and Ithala Development Finance Corporation. Currently the chairman of Africa Rising Capital and Sasol Limited.
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. Extensive experience in senior and executive management positions in the mining industry, consults to many mining companies within the sector locally and internationally. 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. 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. 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. 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, she is an independent non-executive director of Life Healthcare.
Bernard was appointed in March 2015. Non-executive chairman of Village Main Reef, and serves as a non-executive director of Sanlam and African Rainbow Minerals.
Ms Dawn Earp, BCom, BAcc CA (SA), has been appointed to the Implats Board as an independent non-executive director and as chairman of the audit committee. Ms Earp has a long career in the mining industry and has previously served as chief financial officer at Implats and as finance director at Rand Refinery Limited. Ms Earp has also served on the board of Metmar Limited, Teba Limited, where she was chairman of the audit committee and currently serves on the board of Transit Freight Forwarding (Pty) Limited.
Mr Preston Speckmann, BCompt. CA (SA), has been appointed as an independent non-executive director of the Implats Board and as a member of the audit committee. Mr Speckmann has extensive experience in the financial services industry and served as Group Finance Director of MMI Holdings Limited for a period of 16 years. He retired from MMI at the end of June 2015. He currently serves on the boards of Santam Limited as well as various Santam Limited and Sanlam subsidiary companies as an independent non-executive director. He is a member of the audit and risk committees of these companies.
Nico was appointed to the board on 3 April 2017 as chief executive officer and executive director.
Lee-Ann joined Implats on 16 October 2017 as Group executive: People and was appointed to the Board on 27 November 2017. She is an experienced human resources practitioner whose hands-on experience spans the fields of organisational development, remuneration and benefits and development and implementation of group wide human resources strategies.
Ms Meroonisha Kerber, BCom CA (SA), joins Implats as chief financial officer and an executive director of the Implats Board. She is an experienced finance executive having served as Senior Vice President, Finance at AngloGold Ashanti Limited, prior to which she spent 11 years at Anglo American Platinum Limited, serving as Head of Financial Accounting for the majority of that period.