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Mining Personality

Tony Trahar

By: Martin Creamer     19th May 2006 Full Name: Anthony John Trahar Position: CEO, Anglo American plc Main activity of the company: Mining Date and place of birth: Johannesburg, June 1, 1949 Education: St John’s College, Johannesburg, matric, 1966; Wits University, CA (SA), 1973 First job: Articled clerk, Whitely Brothers, now... 

David Noko

By: Helene Le Roux     5th May 2006 Full name: David Noko Position: MD De Beers Consolidated Mines, since February 2006 Main activity of company: Diamond mining and exploration Date and place of birth: June 1957, Sabie, Mpumalanga Education: Elukhanyisweni High School, Witbank; Wits Technikon, Mech Eng, 1984; University of the... 

Neal Froneman

By: Martin Creamer     28th April 2006 Full name: Neal John Froneman Position: CEO, sxr Uranium One, which owns 79% of the shares of Aflease Gold, since April 2003 Main activity of company: Uranium and gold development, mining and exploration Date and place of birth: September 17, 1959, Johannesburg Education: Northcliff High School,... 

Jim Sutcliffe

By: Martin Creamer     21st April 2006 Full name: James Harry Sutcliffe Position: Group CE since November 2001 Main activity of the company: Insurance and asset management Date and place of birth: Blantyre, Malawi, April 20, 1956 Education: Westville Boys’ High School, Durban, matric, 1972; Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries,... 

Jaco Kriek

By: Keith Campbell     14th April 2006 Full name: Jaco Kriek Position: CEO, PBMR (Pty) Ltd since August 2004 Main activity of the company: Research, development, construction and marketing of the pebble-bed mudular nuclear reactor Date and place of birth: March 31, 1964, Vryheid, Kwazulu-Natal Education: BCom (Hons), RAU, 1986; CA... 

Thami Mbele

By: Martin Creamer     7th April 2006 Full name: Thamsanqa Mbele Position: GM and director, BAE Systems Land Systems OMC, 2006 Main activity of the company: Military-vehicle conceptualisation, design, development, manufacture, production and in-service support for a wide range of wheeled armoured vehicles and mine-protected vehicles,... 

Brian Dames

By: Martin Creamer     31st March 2006 Full name: Brian Anthony Dames Position: MD (enterprises division) and CEO Eskom Enterprises (Pty) Ltd Main activity of the company: The design, building and refurbishment of Eskom’s major electrical assets and responsibility for the Eskom nonregulated business Date and place of birth: July... 

Barlow Manilal

By: Irma Venter     24th March 2006 Full name: Barlow Jaishwar Manilal Position: Chief operations officer, Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC) Main activity of the company: The AIDC is a development agency supporting the local automotive industry Date and place of birth: October 3, 1969, Durban Education: BSc (Hons)... 

Mark Wilson

By: Martin Creamer     17th March 2006 Full name: Mark Andrew Elwes Wilson Position: Alstom group MD since 1996 Main activity of the company: Electrical engineering/manufacturing Date and place of birth: November 24, 1957, Durban Education: Matric, King Edward High School, 1974; BCom, 1978, and BAcc, 1981, University of the... 

Robin Duff

By: Martin Creamer     10th March 2006 Full name: Robin Andrew Duff Position: MD, Hitachi Power Africa, since January 1, 2006 Main activity of the company: Power-plant engineering and construction Date and place of birth: September 26, 1952, Pretoria Education: Pretoria Boys’ High, matric, 1969; BA (LLB), University of Natal,... 

John Purchase

By: Martin Creamer     3rd March 2006 Full name: John Luscombe Purchase Position: GM, Grain SA, since June 2005 Main activity of the company: Representing the collective interests of the grain producers of South Africa Date and place of birth: December 13, 1958, Lindley, Free State Education: Grey College, Bloemfontein, 1976; BSc... 

Donald Platt

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     24th February 2006 Full name: Donald Ernest Platt Position: MD of FloorworX Africa, trading as Marley FloorworX since 2004 Main activity of the company: Manufacture and marketing of resilient flooring systems Date and place of birth: April 30, 1959, Ndola, Zambia Education: Nigel High School, matric, 1976; IMM... 

Gordon Miller

By: Nicola Mawson     17th February 2006 Full name: Gordon Trevlyn Miller Position: CEO of Simmer & Jack Mines since November 2004 Main activity of the company: Gold-mining Date and place of birth: September 12, 1961, King William’s Town Education: AEB O, M and A levels, 1980, Gifford High School, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe; national... 

Buzwe Yafele

By: Martin Creamer     10th February 2006 Full name: Buzwe Yafele Position: Deputy CEO and MD of Technip South Africa since October 2002 Main activity of the company: Engineering, procurement, project management and construction services to the upstream oil-and-gas industry in sub-Saharan Africa, with involvement as an EPC contractor in... 

Michael Parfitt

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     3rd February 2006 Full name: Michael Andrew Parfitt Position: MD, Donaldson Filtration Systems since 2001 Date and place of birth: 1964, Evander, South Africa Education: BA degree, Rhodes University, 1990 First job: Onsetter, St Helena gold-mine, as a student Career history prior to current position: Gencor Gold... 

Hellicy Chakosamoto Ngambi 

By: Martin Creamer     27th January 2006 Full name: Hellicy Chakosamoto Ngambi Position: Executive director and CEO, Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) since April 2005 Main activity of the company: Postgraduate business studies, executive education Date and place of birth: May 16, 1958, Isoka, Zambia Education: DBL,... 

Martie Janse van Rensburg

By: Martin Creamer     20th January 2006 Full name: Martie Jacoba Janse van Rensburg, n 

Gerard Martin Shields

By: Martin Creamer     16th December 2005 Full name: Gerard Martin Shields Position: MD, Kentz (Pty) Limited, Johannesburg, since January 2005 Main activity of the company: Engineering and construction Date and place of birth: February 10, 1961, Castlebar, Ireland Education: Irish School Leaving Certificate, 1978; Bachelor of Engineering... 

Charles Needham

By: Martin Creamer     9th December 2005 Full name: Charles Denby Stockton Needham Position: CEO, Metorex, since July 1, 2005 Main activity of the company: Mining investment and management Date and place of birth: November 7, 1953, Shabanie mine, Zimbabwe Education: Matric, Michaelhouse, 1971; BAcc (part), 1974–1978; Diploma in... 

John da Silva

By: Martin Creamer     2nd December 2005 Full name: John da Silva Position: CEO, Cosira group of companies Main activity of the company: The Cosira Group is the largest privately-owned construction group in South Africa and specialises in the fabrication of structural steel, platework, conveyor steelwork and associated ancillary... 

TJ Lupepe

By: Martin Creamer     25th November 2005 Business Leader?TJ Lupepe?Ilima Group??Full name: Tembalikayise John Lupepe ?Position: Chairperson, Ilima Group, since 2002?Main activity of the company: Infrastructure development 

Arne Frandsen

By: Martin Creamer     18th November 2005 Full name: Arne Hojriis Frandsen Position: CEO, Incwala Resources, since July 2005 Main activity of the company: Mining Date and place of birth: December 22, 1966, Denmark Education: BA, LLB, LLM, University of Copenhagen; three years at Stellenbosch and Tokai, Japan, as postgraduate research... 

Xolani Mkhwanazi 

By: Martin Creamer     11th November 2005 Full name: Xolani Humphrey Mkhwanazi Position: President and COO Aluminium Southern Africa Main activity of the company: Process engineering and project management in the natural-resources sector Date and place of birth: March 25, 1955, Hlabisa, Kwazulu-Natal Education: PhD (Applied Physics),... 

Dali Tambo

By: Ollie Madlala     4th November 2005 Full name: Dali Tambo Position: Chairperson/CEO of Koketso Holdings Main activity of the company: Koketso is a black enonomic-empowerment investment group with holdings in South Africa and other SADC countries Date and place of birth: January 1, 1959, Bizana Education: BA political science and... 

Nigel Townshend

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     28th October 2005 Full name: Nigel John Townshend Position: CEO, TWP Consulting Main activity of the company: Provision of engineering services to the mining and minerals industry Date and place of birth: 1956, Durham, UK Education: BSc (Hons), Civil Engineering, Loughborough University, UK, 1978: PrEng; MSAICE;... 

Sam Jonah

By: Martin Creamer     21st October 2005 Name: Samuel Kwesi Esson Jonah Position: Executive chairperson, Equator Exploration Limited, since June 2005 Main activity of company: Gold-mining and exploration Date and place of birth: November 19, 1949, Kibi, Ghana Education: Adisadel College, Ghana; Camborne School of Mines, England; MSc... 

Bernard Swanepoel

By: Martin Creamer     14th October 2005 Full name: Zacharias Bernardus Swanepoel Position: CE, Harmony Gold Mining Company of South Africa, since May 1, 1995 Main activity of the company: Gold-mining Date and place of birth: May 7, 1961, Pretoria Education: Bergsig Ho 

Martin van Wijngaarden

7th October 2005 Full name: Martin Johannes Ulrich Thomas Van Wijngaarden Position: CEO, The Reclamation Group Main activity of the company: Collecting, processing and trading of secondary raw materials Date and place of birth: January 24, 1959, Rotterdam, Netherlands Education: PhD in metallurgical engineering... 

Sir Robert Gerard Finch

By: Martin Creamer     30th September 2005 Full name: Sir Robert Gerard Finch Position: Chairperson, since July 1, 2005 Main activity of Liberty International plc: Real estate, including, particularly, shopping centres Date and place of birth: August 20, 1944, Ootacumund, India Education: The Felsted School, College of Law, UK First job:... 

Geoff du Plessis

By: Terence Creamer     23rd September 2005 Full name: Geoffrey Cornelis du Plessis Position: CEO, MAN Truck and Bus Main activity of the company: Supplier of trucks and buses to the transport industry Date and place of birth: July 20, 1960, Johannesburg Education: BSc Engineering (Mech), Wits, 1981 First job: Development engineer,... 

Vuyani Ngalwana

By: Martin Creamer     16th September 2005 Full name: Vuyani Ngalwana Position: Pension funds adjudicator, since March 1, 2004 Main activity of the company: Resolve complaints in procedurally fair, economical and expeditious manner, which is a statutory Pension Fund Act 1956 mandate Date and place of birth: November 11, 1967, Cape Town... 

Brian Molefe

By: Martin Creamer     9th September 2005 Full name: Brian Molefe Position: CEO, Public Investment Corporation, since July 2003 Main activity of the company: Fund management Date and place of birth: December 1966, Pretoria Education: MBL, Unisa, 2003 First job: Clerk, South African Reserve Bank, 1988 Size of first pay packet: R1 100 a... 

Royden Thomas Vice

By: Martin Creamer     2nd September 2005 Full name: Royden Thomas Vice Position: CEO, Waco International, since February 2002 Main activity of the company: Supplier of scaffolding and modular building systems Date and place of birth: Grahamstown, November 30, 1946 Education: Graeme College, Grahamstown, 1964; BCom, Rhodes University,... 

Ivan Clark

By: Martin Creamer     26th August 2005 Full name: Ivan Arthur James Clark Position: CEO Grindrod Limited, since 1999 Main activity of company: Shipping, freight logistics Date and place of birth: December 8, 1943, Durban Education: Glenwood High School, Durban, matric 1961; chartered accountant, University of Natal, 1969 First job:... 

Max Sisulu

By: Martin Creamer     19th August 2005 Full name: Max Vuyisile Sisulu Position: Group GM Sasol since November 2003 Main activity of company: Manufacture and marketing of fuels and chemicals Date and place of birth: August 23, 1945, Soweto, Johannesburg Education: MA political economy, Plekhanov Institute, Moscow, Russia, 1969; senior... 

Nomhle Canca

By: Martin Creamer     12th August 2005 Full name: Nomhle Canca Position: Blue IQ CEO since September 2004 Main activity of the company: Infrastructural investment for Gauteng province Date and place of birth: October 11, 1965, Durban Education: Benjamin E Mays Math & Science Academy (AP Chemistry), Cascade Heights, Georgia, US,... 

Mahomed Ismail Seedat

By: Martin Creamer     5th August 2005 Full name: Mahomed Ismail Seedat Position: President: Energy Coal, BHP Billiton, since January 2005 Main activity of the company: Mining Date and place of birth: April 18, 1956, Newcastle, Kwazulu-Natal Education: BEng (electrical), University of Durban-Westville, 1979; MDP, Unisa, 1987; PMD,... 

Ernest Guillaume Joubert

By: elizabeth rebelo     29th July 2005 Full name: Ernest Guillaume Joubert Position: CEO Peermont Global since founding November 1993 Main activity of the company: Peermont Global is an investment holding company in the hotel, gaming and leisure sector, which specialises in the design, development and operational management of hotel... 

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