LOUIS VAN BREDA
Date of appointment: 1 March 2020
Board committee memberships: Member of the audit and risk committees.
Significant other directorships: None
Number of non-significant directorships: One
Skills and expertise: Louis has deep sector knowledge and experience in construction and real estate, manufacturing and engineering, aerospace and defence and mining and metals. He is currently the independent chairman of the audit committees of Nkomati Nickel (a joint venture between African Rainbow Minerals Limited and Norilsk Nickel) and ARM Coal (a joint venture between African Rainbow Minerals Limited and Glencore Plc).
Experience: Prior to his retirement, he was a senior assurance partner at Ernst & Young for over 30 years. Louis, who joined the board on 1 March 2020, has extensive financial reporting, audit, risk, governance, sustainability, and advisory experience.