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Executive Committee

COBUS BESTER

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
 

COBUS BESTER (54)
BCom (Acc) Hons CA(SA)
Group financial director

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.


ORRIE FENN

Responsibilities:

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

Board Committee Participation:

Health, safety & environment
 

ORRIE FENN (59)
BSc (Hons) Eng MPhil Eng DEng
Operations executive

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


Kevin Gallagher

Responsibilities:

Booth Welsh | CH-IV | Clough | e2o | Murray & Roberts Marine

Health, safety & environment

 

 

KEVIN GALLAGHER (49)
B.Eng (Mechanical) Hons, FIEAust
Operations executive

Kevin joined the Group in 2011 and was appointed to the executive committee on 11 December 2013. He is responsible for the Oil & Gas platforms.


Jerome Govender

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

Health, safety & environment
 

JEROME GOVENDER (42)
BSc (QS) MSc MBA
Infrastructure and Building Platform Chief executive

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


Ian Henstock

Responsibilities:

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

Board Committee Participation:

Audit & sustainability
Risk management
Social & ethics
 

IAN HENSTOCK (59)
BCompt (Hons) CA(SA) HDip Tax Law MBA
Commercial executive

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.


HENRY LAAS

Responsibilities:

Sustainable delivery of Group
strategy & performance

Board Committee Participation:

Audit & sustainability
Health, safety & environment
Nomination
Remuneration & human resources
Risk management
Social & ethics
 

HENRY LAAS (54)
BEng (Mining) MBA
Group chief executive

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.


THOKOZANI MDLULI

Responsibilities:

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

Board Committee Participation:

Health, safety & environment
Social & ethics
 

THOKOZANI MDLULI (42)
BSc PBL MBL
Health, Safety and Environment executive

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.


FRANK SAIEVA

Responsibilities:

Murray & Roberts Electrical & Control System | Murray & Roberts Power & Energy | Murray & Roberts Resources and Industrial |
Murray & Roberts Water

Board Committee Participation:

Health, safety & environment
 

FRANK SAIEVA (54)
BEng (Mech)
Operations executive

Frank joined the Group and was appointed to the executive committee on 1 July 2011. He is the executive responsible for Energy & Industrial operating platform, which includes the power programme.


AND REW SKUDD ER

Responsibilities:

Corporate social investment & Letsema BBBEE | Branding & communications | Remuneration & benefits | Strategy support | Sustainability | Talent management

Board Committee Participation:

Remuneration & human resources
Social & ethics
 

ANDREW SKUDDER (44)
BSc PDM MBA
Sustainability executive

Andrew joined the Group in 2004 and was appointed to the executive committee in 2008. He is responsible for the Group’s sustainability strategy. Andrew is a director of the Underground Mining operating platform companies and trustee of the Murray & Roberts Retirement Fund.