Valli Moosa, has taken over as the chairperson of the Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) board.
Moosa assumes the role of independent non-executive chairman following the departure of Anglo American CEO Cynthia Carroll who also chaired Amplats.
Moosa’s has been a Director since 2008, served as Deputy Chairman and Lead Independent Director of the Board since 2010. Valli is also the chairman of Sun International.
Moosa said “I look forward to leading the Board through this challenging time and working with the executive team to ensure that we deliver on our commitment to restoring Anglo American Platinum to safe and sustainable profitability, for the long term benefit of all our stakeholders. I also thank Cynthia Carroll for her committed service to the Board over the last six years and we wish her well for the future.”
Newly appointed Anglo American CEO, Mark Cutifani, also joined the Amplats board as non-executive director.