Anglo American plc appointed Nolitha Fakude as chairman of Anglo American’s Management Board in South Africa, effective September 1. Fakude will join the group management committee of Anglo American as group director–South Africa. Fakude’s appointment follows the retirement of Norman Mbazima, announced in April, after 18 years with Anglo American. Themba Mkhwanazi, CEO of Kumba Iron Ore since 2016, will also join the group management committee of Anglo American.

img: Themba Mkhwanazi (left), Nolitha Fakude (right)