De Beers Group appoints managing director

De Beers Group has introduced the appointment of Thembinkosi Moses Madondo as managing director of De Beers Group Managed Operations, efficient from 1 January 2022.

The appointment follows the announcement that Nompumelelo ‘Mpumi’ Zikalala will go away the enterprise to take up the place of CEO of Anglo American’s Kumba Iron Ore enterprise.

Madondo joins De Beers Group from AngloGold Ashanti the place he’s presently senior vp of Innovation and Expertise. He’s a mechanical engineer with 23 years of expertise within the mining trade, having began at AngloGold in 1998.

Previous to his new function, he has held varied senior and govt roles spanning engineering supervisor, course of supervisor, basic supervisor and senior vp. 

De Beers Group stated Madondo has demonstrable management expertise and a monitor report of supply, notably in main underground mining operations, and for reaching “spectacular” security efficiency throughout the operations inside his portfolio. 

Moreover, Madondo has not too long ago served on the Board of the Minerals Council South Africa and Rand Refinery Restricted. 

In the meantime, De Beers Group Managed Operations encompasses De Beers Group’s mining operations in Canada and South Africa.

Bruce Cleaver, CEO of De Beers Group, stated: “Moses brings in depth information of the mining sector, an innate understanding of technique and innovation, and excellent operational management. 

“He’s the best candidate to steer our Managed Operations enterprise as we proceed the profitable supply of the $2bn (£1.5bn) Venetia Underground Venture in South Africa and preserve sturdy operational efficiency at Gahcho Kué mine in Canada.”

He added: “His experience will probably be important as we proceed to ship the advantages of our FutureSmart Mining™ programme, whereas making certain we stay steadfast on our bold Constructing Ceaselessly sustainability commitments. I’m delighted to welcome Moses to De Beers Group and sit up for working carefully with him.”

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