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