AECI appoints acting CEO for mining subsidiary

17th April 2015 By: Natalie Greve - Creamer Media Contributing Editor Online

JOHANNESBURG ( – Explosives and specialty chemicals group AECI has appointed Edwin Ludick as acting MD of subsidiary AEL Mining Services, with effect from May 15, until the process to appoint a permanent candidate has been completed.

Ludick is a member of the AECI executive committee and an executive of the group’s specialty chemicals cluster, holding the position of chairperson for a number of companies in this cluster.

He is also tasked with leading the growth of AECI’s chemicals businesses outside South Africa.