Executive Committee

  • ANDRIES JACOBUS (COBUS) BESTER

    ANDRIES JACOBUS (COBUS) BESTER

    GROUP FINANCIAL DIRECTOR

    GROUP FINANCIAL DIRECTOR

    BCom (Acc) Hons CA(SA)

    Cobus joined the Group in 2006 following the acquisition of Concor and was appointed to the Board and as Group Financial director in July 2011. Cobus is a director of Murray & Roberts Limited, the chairman of Murray & Roberts International Holdings, and a director of Clough Limited. Cobus is the Chairman of the Bombela Operating Company and has overall management responsibility for Murray & Roberts Concessions.

    Responsibilities:

    Corporate office finance & payroll | Financial control & reporting | Information management & technology | Murray & Roberts Properties | Secretarial | Taxation | Treasury

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Audit & sustainability
    • Remuneration & human resources
    • Risk management
    • Social & ethics
  • ORRIE FENN

    ORRIE FENN

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    BSc (Hons) Eng MPhil Eng DEng

    Orrie joined the group and was appointed to the executive committee in 2009. He is the executive director responsible for the Underground Mining Business Platform.

    Responsibilities:

    Cementation Canada & USA | Cementation Sudamérica | Murray & Roberts Cementation | RUC Cementation

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Health, safety & environment
  • PETER BENNETT

    PETER BENNETT

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    Peter Bennett was appointed as CEO of Clough on 1 February 2016, bringing 26 years’ international experience in the oil and gas, LNG and infrastructure contracting service sector to the organisation. His experience spans contracting business process, operational and corporate leadership.

    Responsibilities:

    Booth Welsh | CH-IV | Clough | e2o | CMR Marine

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Health, safety & environment
  • STEVE HARRISON

    STEVE HARRISON

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    HNDip (Min Proc), Associateship (Met Eng)

    Steve joined the Group in 2011 and was appointed to the executive committee in September 2015. He is responsible for the Power & Water business platform.

    Responsibilities:

    Aquamarine | Genrec Engineering | Murray & Roberts Power & Energy | Murray & Roberts Water |

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Health, safety & environment
  • JEROME GOVENDER

    JEROME GOVENDER

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    Platform Chief Executive Officer

    BSc (QS) MSc MBA

    Jerome joined the Group in 2002 and was appointed to the executive committee on 1 August 2012. He is responsible for the Infrastructure & Building Business Platform.

    Responsibilities:

    Murray & Roberts Infrastructure | Concor Opencast Mining | Murray & Roberts Buildings | Murray & Roberts Western Cape | Murray & Roberts Namibia | Murray & Roberts Botswana | Murray & Roberts Middle East | Murray & Roberts Plant

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Health, safety & environment
  • IAN HENSTOCK

    IAN HENSTOCK

    Commercial executive

    Commercial executive

    BCompt (Hons) CA(SA) HDip Tax Law MBA

    Ian joined the Group and was appointed to the executive committee in 2008. He is the corporate executive responsible for the assurance, commercial, legal and risk portfolios. Ian is a director of Murray & Roberts International Holdings and a director of Clough Limited

    Responsibilities:

    Commercial | Forensics | Internal audit | Legal, compliance & ethics | Risk & insurance | Social & Ethics

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Audit & sustainability
    • Risk management
    • Social & ethics
  • HENRY LAAS

    HENRY LAAS

    Group chief executive

    Group chief executive

    BEng (Mining) MBA

    Henry joined the Group in 2001 and was appointed to the Board and as Group Chief Executive in July 2011. He is the member of the health, safety and environment committee. Henry is a director Murray & Roberts International Holdings and Clough Limited.

    Responsibilities:

    Sustainable delivery of Group strategy & performance

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Audit & sustainability
    • Health, safety & environmen
    • Nomination
    • Remuneration & human resources
    • Risk management
    • Social & ethics
  • THOKOZANI MDLULI

    THOKOZANI MDLULI

    Health, Safety and Environment executive

    Health, Safety and Environment executive

    BSc PBL MBL

    Thokozani joined the Group in 2010 and was appointed to the executive committee in 2013. He is responsible for health, wellness, safety and environment. Thokozani oversees the Group’s BBBEE verification and transformation plans.

    Responsibilities:

    Health, safety & environment | Wellness | BBBEE | Social & Ethics

    Board Committee Participation:

    • Health, safety & environment
    • Social & ethics

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