SELLO MOLOKO (49)
BSc (Hons) and Postgraduate Certificate in
Education, University of Leicester
Advanced Management Programme, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School
Sello Moloko was appointed non-executive Chairman of the Board on 1 January 2013. Prior to this, he served as a director of Gold Fields from 25 February 2011 to 31 December 2012. Sello is the Executive Chairman and founder of the Thesele Group Proprietary Limited and Chairman of Alexander Forbes Group Holdings Limited. He has an extensive career in financial services, including periods at Brait South Africa Limited as well as Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Asset Management of Old Mutual Life Assurance Company (South Africa) Limited until 2004. Sello’s other directorships include Sycom Property Fund Managers Limited and Acucap Properties Limited. He is a trustee of the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
NEAL FRONEMAN (55)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER,
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND
CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
BSc Mech Eng (Ind Opt), University of
BCompt, University of South Africa PrEng
Neal Froneman was appointed an executive director and CEO of Sibanye on 1 January 2013. He has over 30 years of relevant operational, corporate development and mining industry experience. He was appointed CEO of Aflease Gold Limited (Aflease Gold) in April 2003. Aflease Gold, through a series of reverse take-overs, became Gold One in May 2009. Neal was primarily responsible for the creation of Uranium One Incorporated (Uranium One) from the Aflease Gold uranium assets. During this period, he was CEO of Aflease Gold and Uranium One until his resignation from Uranium One in February 2008. Prior to joining Aflease Gold, Neal held executive and senior management positions at Gold Fields of South Africa Limited, Harmony Gold and JCI Limited. He is also a non-executive director of Delview Three Proprietary Limited, Hi-Zone Traders 116 Proprietary Limited, 17 Perissa Proprietary Limited and Forestry Services Proprietary Limited.
CHARL KEYTER (41)
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
BCom, University of Johannesburg
MBA, North-West University
ACMA and CGMA
Charl Keyter was appointed a director of Sibanye on 9 November 2012, and executive director and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) on 1 January 2013. Previously, he was Vice President and Group Head of International Finance at Gold Fields. Charl has more than 20 years’ mining experience, having begun his career at Gold Fields in February 1995. He is also a non-executive director of Oil Recovery and Maintenance Services Proprietary Limited.
CHRISTOPHER CHADWICK (46)
BCompt (Hons) (CTA), University
of South Africa
Christopher Chadwick was appointed as a non-executive director on 16 May 2014. He is a chartered accountant who passed the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants Board exam in 1991 when he also completed his articles at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited. The earlier part of his career was spent with Comair Limited, the largest privately owned airline in South Africa, where he assisted in growing the company tenfold over a period of four years. After financial executive roles in the advertising, fast-moving consumer goods and services industries, Christopher moved into the information technology industry to assume financial and strategic directorships for five years. He spent another four years at an investment holding group where he was involved in corporate development and finance across many different sectors. Christopher joined Gold One in July 2008 as a Board director and is currently the CEO of Gold One. He was directly involved in the creation of Gold One through the reverse take-over of Australian-listed BMA Gold Limited.
ROBERT CHAN (68)
BSc (Economics) (Hons), University of London
MBA, University of Liverpool
Robert Chan was appointed as a non-executive director on 16 May 2014. He is an experienced banker with over 39 years’ experience in commercial and investment banking, having worked in London, Malaysia and Singapore. He retired from the United Overseas Bank Limited (United Overseas Bank) on 31 December 2011 after 35 years of service (25 years as CEO of United Overseas Bank, Hong Kong). Robert has served as an independent non-executive director of Noble Group Limited since 1996. He is an independent non-executive director of Hutchison Port Holdings Trustees Pte Limited, Trustee Manager of Hutchison Port Holdings Trust, a business trust listed in Singapore, as well as Quam Limited, which is listed in Hong Kong. He is currently non-executive Chairman of The Hour Glass (HK) Limited. He is also a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors.
TIMOTHY CUMMING (57)
BSc (Hons) (Engineering), University of
BA (PPE), MA (Oxon)
Timothy Cumming was appointed as a non-executive director on 21 February 2013. He is the founder and a partner of Scatterlinks Proprietary Limited, a South African-based company mentoring and coaching senior business executives, and providing strategic advisory services to financial services businesses. He was previously involved with the Old Mutual group in various capacities: CEO of Old Mutual Investment Group (South Africa) Proprietary Limited, Executive Vice President: Director of Global Business Development of Old Mutual Asset Management for Old Mutual (US) Holdings Inc, Managing Director: Head of Corporate Segment at Old Mutual (South Africa), Strategy Director of Old Mutual Emerging Markets and Interim CEO of Old Mutual Investment Group (South Africa). He was also executive director and Head of Investment Research (Africa) for HSBC Holdings plc, Chairman of Amama South Africa Rural Social Enterprise NPC, sole director of Chris Leal Property Investments Proprietary Limited and independent non-executive director of Nedgroup Investments Limited. Timothy started his career as a management trainee at the Anglo American Corporation of South Africa Limited (Anglo American). He worked on a number of diamond mines and was Resident Engineer at Anglo American’s gold mines in Welkom, South Africa.
BARRY DAVISON (69)
BA (Law and Economics), University of the
Graduate Commerce Diploma, Birmingham University
CIS Diploma in Advanced Financial Management and Advanced Executive Programme, University of South Africa
Barry Davison was appointed as a non-executive director on 21 February 2013. He has more than 40 years’ experience in the mining industry and served as Executive Chairman of Anglo American Platinum Limited (Amplats), Chairman of Anglo American’s Platinum Division, and Ferrous Metals and Industries Division, and was an executive director of Anglo American. He has been a director of a number of listed companies, including Nedbank Group Limited, Kumba Resources Limited, Samancor Limited and the Tongaat-Hulett Group Limited.
RICHARD MENELL (59)
MA (Natural Sciences, Geology), Trinity College,
University of Cambridge
MSc (Mineral Exploration and Management), Stanford University
Richard (Rick) Menell was appointed as a non-executive director on 1 January 2013. He has over 30 years’ experience in the mining industry and has been a director of Gold Fields since 8 October 2008. Previously, he occupied the positions of President and Member of the Chamber of Mines of South Africa (Chamber of Mines), President and CEO of TEAL Exploration & Mining Inc, Chairman of Anglovaal Mining Limited (Anglovaal) and Avgold Limited (Avgold), Chairman of Bateman Engineering Proprietary Limited (South Africa), Deputy Chairman of Harmony and African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) Limited. He has also been a director of Telkom Group Limited, Standard Bank of South Africa Limited, and Mutual and Federal Insurance Company Limited. He is currently a non-executive director and Chairman of Credit Suisse Securities Johannesburg Proprietary Limited, non-executive director of Gold Fields, The Weir Group plc, Rockwell Diamonds Inc. Rick is a trustee of Brand South Africa and the Carrick Foundation. He is co-Chairman of the City Year South Africa Citizen Service Organisation, and Chairman and trustee of the Palaeontological Scientific Trust.
NKOSEMNTU NIKA (57)
BCom, University of Fort Hare
BCompt (Hons), University of South Africa
Advanced Management Programme, INSEAD
Nkosemntu Nika was appointed as a non-executive director on 21 February 2013. He is currently an independent non-executive director of Scaw South Africa Proprietary Limited and Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee of Foskor Proprietary Limited. He was previously CFO and Finance Director of PetroSA (SOC) Limited (PetroSA) and Executive Manager: Finance at the Development Bank of Southern Africa. He has held various internal auditing positions at Eskom Holdings (SOC) Limited, Shell Company of South Africa Limited (Shell) and Anglo American. He was also a non-executive Board member of the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited and chaired its Audit and Risk Committee and Governance and Ethics Committee.
KEITH RAYNER (58)
BCom, Rhodes University
Keith Rayner was appointed as a non-executive director on 1 January 2013. Keith is a South African chartered accountant with experience in corporate finance. He is CEO of KAR Presentations, an advisory and presentation corporation, which specialises in corporate finance and regulatory advice and presentations. Advice and presentations include, inter alia, the JSE Listings Requirements, Financial Markets Act, Companies Act, governance, takeover law, corporate action strategy, valuation theory and practice, IFRS and various directors’ courses. He is an independent non-executive director of Goliath Gold Limited (Goliath Gold), Sabie Gold Proprietary Limited, John Daniel Holdings Limited and Appropriate Process Technologies Proprietary Limited. He is a member of the JSE Limited’s Issuer Regulation Advisory Committee, is a fellow of the Institute of Directors in South Africa (IOD), is a non-broking member of the Institute of Stockbrokers in South Africa and is a member of the Investment Analysts Society. He is a past member of the South African Code for Reporting of Exploration Results, Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves/ South African Mineral Asset Valuation working group, the Takeover Regulation Panel’s rewrite committee, the IOD’s CRISA committee and the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants Accounting Practices Committee.
ZOLA SKWEYIYA (73)
LLD, University of Leipzig
Zola Skweyiya was appointed as a non-executive director on 1 October 2013. He was Minister of Public Service and Administration from 1994 to 1999 and Minister of Social Development from 1999 to 2008. He was a founding member of the Centre for Development Studies at the University of the Western Cape. Zola also served on the board of trustees of the National Commission for the Rights of Children. He was previously Chairman of the United Nations Commission for Social Development, and Founder and Chairman of the Constitution Committee African National Congress (ANC). In August 2013, he returned to South Africa after serving as the South African High Commissioner to the United Kingdom. He is also a director of Umsimbithi Holdings Proprietary Limited.
SUSAN VAN DER MERWE (60)
BA, University of Cape Town
Susan van der Merwe was appointed as a non-executive director on 21 February 2013. She served as a member of Parliament for 18 years until October 2013, and held various positions, including Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2004 to 2010. She is currently a member of the National Executive Committee of the ANC. She has participated in various civil society organisations and currently serves as a trustee and Chair of the Kay Mason Foundation, which is a non-profit organisation assisting disadvantaged scholars in Cape Town. Susan was appointed to the National Council of the South African Institute of International Affairs in 2014.
JERRY VILAKAZI (54)
BA, University of South Africa
MA, Thames Valley University
MA, University of London
MBA, California Coast University
Jerry Vilakazi was appointed as a non-executive director on 1 January 2013. He is Chairman of Palama Investment Holdings Proprietary Limited, which he co-founded to facilitate investments in strategic sectors. He is a past CEO of Business Unity South Africa. Prior to this, he was Managing Director of the Black Management Forum. In 2009, Jerry was appointed to the Presidential Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Advisory Council and he was appointed as a Commissioner of the National Planning Commission in 2010. He was appointed Public Service Commissioner in 1999 and has played a critical role in shaping major public service policies in post-1994 South Africa. Jerry is Chairman of the Mpumalanga Gambling Board and the State Information Technology Agency (SOC) Proprietary Limited. He is non-executive Chairman of Netcare Limited and holds non-executive directorships in Goliath Gold, Blue Label Telecoms Limited and General Healthcare Group plc (UK). He is also a former non-executive director of Pretoria Portland Cement Limited.