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Executive Committee

COBUS BESTER

Responsibilities:

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

Board Committee Participation:

Audit & sustainability
Remuneration & human resources
Risk management
Social & ethics
 

COBUS BESTER (53)
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, Tolcon and Hall Longmore and a director of Clough Limited.


ORRIE FENN

Responsibilities:

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

Board Committee Participation:

Health, safety & environment
 

ORRIE FENN (58)
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 Construction Global Underground Mining operating platform.


Kevin Gallagher

 

 

Kevin Gallagher
B.Eng (Mechanical) Hons, FIEAust

Kevin joined Clough as CEO and Managing Director on 3 November 2011. Kevin is a senior executive with more than 22 years experience in managing oil and gas operations in Australia, the USA and North and West Africa.


Jerome Govender

Responsibilities:

Concor Civils | Concor Roads & Earthworks | Concor Opencast Mining | Murray & Roberts Botswana | Murray & Roberts Buildings | Murray & Roberts Marine | Murray & Roberts Middle East | Murray & Roberts Namibia | Murray & Roberts Plant | Murray & Roberts Western Cape

Health, safety & environment
 

JEROME GOVENDER (41)
BSc (QS) MSc MBA
Operations executive

Jerome joined the Group in 2002 and was appointed to the executive committee on 1 August 2012. He is responsible for the Construction Africa and Middle East operating platform.


Ian Henstock

Responsibilities:

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

Board Committee Participation:

Audit & sustainability
Risk management
 

IAN HENSTOCK (58)
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 (53)
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 a member of the health, safety & environment committee. Henry is a director of Murray & Roberts Limited, Murray & Roberts International Holdings and of Clough Limited.


THOKOZANI MDLULI

Responsibilities:

Health, safety & environment | Wellness | BBBEE

Board Committee Participation:

Health, safety & environment
 

THOKOZANI MDLULI (41)
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. Prior to joining Murray & Roberts, Thokozani held various positions in safety, health, wellness and environment at ArcelorMittal South Africa, Sasol Synfuels and Alusaf Bayside Smelter.


FRANK SAIEVA

Responsibilities:

Concor Engineering | Genrec | Murray & Roberts Projects | Murray & Roberts Water | Wade Walker

Board Committee Participation:

Health, safety & environment
 

FRANK SAIEVA (53)
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 the Engineering Africa 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:

Health, safety & environment
Remuneration & human resources
Social & ethics
 

ANDREW SKUDD ER (43)
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, including health, safety & environment and talent management.