Chairman of the social, ethics, remuneration and transformation committee and a member of the audit, risk and nominations committees.
Gerard has been a member of the board since 1 October 2013. He was formerly the chief executive officer of KCS Resources Proprietary Limited, a division of Transafrika Resources and the Pamodzi Resources Fund. Prior to that he was director of business development (resources) at Rand Merchant Bank (RMB), head of investment banking and head of equities research at BoE Merchant Bank and BoE Securities. Gerard was formerly an independent non-executive director of Keaton Energy Holdings Limited.