Management

Rob Lowe

Chief Executive Officer

Legal and corporate finance background; founding member and CEO of significant shareholder Altius, an investment company focused on food, energy and water resources; serves as Executive Chairman of NuWater South Africa (Pty) Ltd, a leading provider of mobile and modular water cleansing solutions to the mining, power and gas, sanitation and
public sectors.


Brendan O'Regan

Chief Financial Officer

Chartered Accountant with more than 30 years’ experience in the profession with mining companies in Australia and South Africa; joined Resgen in 2011.


Zirk van der Bank

Chief Operating Officer

Mining Engineer with more than 20 years’ experience in the coal sector; held a range of supervisory and management positions at Sasol Mining (Pty) Ltd, Moolmans Mining (now Aveng Moolmans (Pty) Ltd), Shanduka Coal and Glencore Coal SA.


Hennie van den Aardweg

General Manager

Mining and Electrical Engineer with more than 30 years’ experience, mostly in South African underground and opencast coal mines; previously with Total South Africa (Pty) Ltd and Duiker; good understanding of South African coal geology, mining and beneficiation.


Sechaba Selibe

Head of Marketing and Logistics

Chemical Engineer with post-graduate MBA; worked as a metallurgist and marketing manager with BHP Billiton Limited; Vice President at Noble responsible for origination and trading.


Thomas Tau

Head of Risk and Compliance

Legal background and Founding Member of Fairy Wing Trading 136 (BEE partner company of Ledjadja); previously with DBSA in various public sector infrastructure financing with particular emphasis on local government.

Bongi Ndimande

Head of Human Resources and Communities

Total of 13 years’ experience in coal industry; previously Human Resources Manager for Sasol; extensive South African social, labour and industrial relations experience; broad capabilities to address recruitment, training and community issues.


Ettienne Ferreira

Financial Manager

Extensive experience in finance, tax and systems; more than 15 years’ senior-level experience in coal mining, mainly with Total South Africa; five years at South African Revenue Service (SARS).


Luyanda Poswa

Financial Manager

Chartered Accountant; completed articles with PricewaterhouseCoopers; advanced accounting skills in terms of the International Accounting Standards (IAS) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS); served in management roles with Shell South Africa Energy (Pty) Ltd and Engen Petroleum Limited.


Mandisa Zungu

Head of Environmental, Social and Governance

BSc and MBA qualifications; former Senior Vice President of Altius, worked with Ginsburg Consulting Actuaries, Coronation Management Company Limited and Old Mutal Investment Group (Pty) Ltd specialising in socially responsible investments with the Community Growth and IDEAS Infrastructure funds.


Louise Nicolaï

Environmental Manager

MSc in environmental management; 10 years’ experience in environmental management in Africa; experience encompasses legislative process for greenfield projects, environmental monitoring, environmental management systems development and auditing; committed to culture of environmental excellence.


Mike Meintjes

Company Secretary

Chartered Accountant with over 30 years’ experience in professional services with Ernst & Young Global Limited (EY); since 2012, involved as Company Secretary and financial adviser with a number of ASX-listed resource companies.