Management

Leapeetswe Rapula Radiala (Papi) Molotsane

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (Interim)

Distinguished business career, having served as Board member and CEO of Telkom; served as Group Executive of Transnet and CEO of Fedics


Brian Harvey

Chief Financial Officer Designate (commencing 01 June 2020)

Mechanical engineer, BCom (Hons) and a qualified Chartered Accountant. 15 years’ experience in senior finance roles for multinational, foreign listed and JSE listed resource companies, including Weir Minerals Africa and Middle East, Royal Bafokeng Holdings Pty Ltd and Anglo American plc.


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 open-cut coal mines; previously with Total South Africa (Pty) Ltd and Duiker; good understanding of South African coal geology, mining and beneficiation.


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.


Mike Meintjes

Company Secretary

Chartered Accountant with over 30 years’ experience in professional services with EY; since 2012, involved as Company Secretary and Financial Adviser with several ASX-listed junior resource companies.


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.