Bernard Swanepoel (55)

Bernard Swanepoel

- Chairman
BCom (Hons), BSc (Min Eng)

  • Previous roles include CEO Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited and CEO and Chairman Village Main Reef Limited
  • In 2007 he left Harmony to start To-the-Point Growth Specialists, where he is currently partner and a partner in THINKspiration
  • Currently non-executive director at Impala, Zimplats, Eqstra and ARM Ltd.
  • He is the Chairman of the Junior Indaba and Joburg Indaba, Vice-President of the Ahi, Chairman and Managing partner of MMC (Manganese Metal Company)

Sipho Nkosi

Sipho Nkosi

BCom (Hons)(Econ), MBA(Boston University)

  • CEO at Exxaro Resources Ltd from Sept 2007-Mar 2016, was executive director from November 2006
  • Was President of Chamber of Mines of SA.
  • CEO and Founder Eyesizwe Coal (Pty) Ltd.
  • Non-exec Chair Sanlam Developing Markets Ltd, independent non-exec director Sanlam Ltd, director Tronox Ltd, independent non-exec director Sanlam Life Insurance Ltd, Atlatsa Resources Corp, director Great Basin Gold Ltd

Octavia Matloa

Octavia Matloa

BCom (Hons), CTA, CA(SA)

  • Completed articles at Pricewaterhouse-Coopers
  • Founded companies in variety sectors from auditing, training and development, mining, transport, financial services, beauty, health and nutrition.
  • Group CEO Mukundi Mining Resources and trustee Funanani Trust
  • Served/s on number of audit committees in the public sector and for listed entities
  • Served on the boards of Village Main Reef and Petra Diamonds

Clinton Halsey

Clinton Halsey

CA(SA), BAcc, Bcom

  • Completed articles at Pricewaterhouse- Coopers and has more than 15 years' professional experience, primarily in mining and related industries
  • Held senior financial roles at DRDGold and Harmony and was the CFO of Village Main Reef Limited
  • Partner at To-The-Point Growth Specialists
  • Serves as a non-executive director and Audit Committee chairman on the board of Manganese Metal Company

Michael Teke

Michael Teke

BA(Ed), B.Ed (University of the North), BA(Hons) (RAU), MBA(Unisa Open University)

  • President of the Chamber of Mines
  • Chairman of the Richards Bay Coal Terminal
  • Founding member and CEO of Optimum Coal and later non-executive chairman
  • Non-executive chairman of Rolfes Holdings Ltd, Anchor Group and Tellumat
  • Founding and controlling shareholder of Dedicoal
  • Executive chairman and controlling shareholder of Masimong Group.

Justin Colling

Justin Colling

- Chief Executive Officer
ND, Engineering: Civil

  • Apointed CEO of eXtract Group, effective 1 November 2016
  • Justin joined Eqstra in January 2015 as the divisional CEO of Contract Mining and Plant Rental
  • He has more than 23 years' experience in the mining and construction industries, including nine years working in Africa
  • Previously President Director for Leighton Asia, India and Offshore's Indonesia and Asia Mining business. Prior to that Justin was an executive director of Moolmans South Africa

David Chadinha (35)

David Chadinha

- Chief Financial Officer
CA(SA), BComm (Hons) (CTA)

  • Apointed CFO of eXtract Group, effective 1 November 2016
  • Has served as CFO of MCC from July 2014
  • Previously Group Financial Manager and Principal Officer of Pension and Provident Funds at Eqstra
  • Started his career at Deloitte and Touche

Jan Lodewyk (Jannie) Serfontein (40)

Jan (Jannie) Lodewyk Serfontein

BCOM (HONS), CA(SA)
  • Chief executive office of emX Group effective 1 November 2016
  • Chief Executive Officer of Eqstra in July 2015
  • Chief Financial Officer of the Group since January 2011
  • started career with Deloitte & Touche in 1999
  • After completing his training contract, he spent two years in the United States of America in Deloitte & Touche's Washington DC practice as part of its global development programme
  • He returned to South Africa in 2002
  • In 2007, he joined the Deloitte & Touche partnership as an assurance partner in the Pretoria office