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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
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
BSc (Hons) Eng MPhil Eng DEng
Platform Chief Executive Officer

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.


Kevin Gallagher

Responsibilities:

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

Health, safety & environment

 

 

PETER BENNETT

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.


Jerome Govender

Responsibilities:

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

Health, safety & environment
 

STEVE HARRISON
HNDip (Min Proc), Associateship (Met Eng)
Platform Chief Executive Officer

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.


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
BSc (QS) MSc MBA
Platform Chief Executive Officer

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.


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
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
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
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.


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
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 Business Platform companies and trustee of the Murray & Roberts Retirement Fund.