VUSANI MALIE | CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mr Vusani Malie is the Chief Executive Officer of SIOC-CDT and an Executive Trustee. Mr Malie is an admitted attorney and has been serving as a trustee of the organisation since 2012. He was a former company secretary of Kumba Iron Ore and was appointed as the SIOC-CDT CEO on 03 March 2014.
TAONEZVI MUTSAGO | HEAD OF PROJECTS
Mr Taonezvi Mutsago is the Head of Projects and driving the transformation of community development for SIOC-CDT. He is responsible for developing and driving strategies that ensure the delivery of impactful and successful projects in the Trust’s beneficiary communities. With a strong financial background, Mr Mutsago is a CIMA qualified Chartered Global Management Accountant who also holds an MBA and has spent a greater part of his career in community development.
REFILWE SEBOGODI | HEAD OF STAKEHOLDER RELATIONS & COMMUNICATIONS
Mrs Refilwe Sebogodi is a communications and stakeholder engagement professional. Dynamic and highly motivated, she has over 15 years of experience in engaging with the members of diverse communities, government institutions and private organisations. Ms Sebogodi is responsible for developing stakeholder strategies and building and maintaining stakeholder relationships, as well as communications, brand and reputation management.
TANYA DUVENAGE | HEAD OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
Ms Tanya Duvenage is the Group Financial Manager of SIOC-CDT. Ms Duvenage has over 11 years of financial experience and has worked in the finance department of SIOC-CDT since it became operational in 2008. She holds a Bcompt Honours degree in finance and a postgraduate diploma in Advanced Taxation.
KHANYISA HANISI | HEAD OF HUMAN RESOURCES
Ms Khanyisa Hanisi was appointed as SIOC-CDT’s Head of Human Resources (HR) in June 2019. She has extensive experience in HR with a Postgraduate: Labour Law. Her career began at the South African Revenue Services (SARS) after obtaining her National Diploma: Human Resources Management from the Nelson Mandela University in 2003. She has worked in HR in both the public and private sectors at several organisations including SARS, Deloitte, FNB Commercial, Metropolitan Health Group, Marsh and the South African Weather Service.
KARABO DICK | HEAD OF INVESTCO
Mr Karabo Dick is a seasoned investment professional with a keen interest in sustainable finance. He is responsible for long-term, value-creation for SIOC-CDT’s investment portfolio. He developed his love for investing with stints at Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) Transaction Services and Industrial Development Corporation as a dealmaker. He also has extensive experience in renewable energy financing transactions and corporate financing. Mr Dick has a passion for innovative, strategic asset allocation strategies. He is currently studying towards a Masters in Development Finance at Stellenbosch University.
ZANELE MATHEBULA | COMPANY SECRETARY
Ms Zanele Mathebula is the Company Secretary of SIOC-CDT and responsible for efficient administration of the organisation by providing company secretariat services to the Board, Board Committees of SIOC-CDT and its associated entities and ensuring compliance by the organisation with principles of good corporate governance. She further ensures that the decisions of the Board of Trustees are implemented. Ms Zanele Mathebula holds a Degree in Business Administration and has spent a greater part of her career in Community Development Trusts.
SIOC-CDT's primary goal is to implement sustainable socio-economic initiatives through partnering with key stakeholders to ensure that beneficiary communities have sustainable income and are empowered to thrive beyond the lifespan of the mine.