Old Mutual, a financial services group, announced the appointment of Trevor Manuel as chairman of Old Mutual Emerging Markets (OMEM).
Old Mutual appoint Trevor Manuel as OMEM chairmanStaff Writer | Johannesburg, South Africa | Monday March 13, 2017 7:21AM ET
READ MOREMr. Manuel has been a non-executive director of Old Mutual since January 2016.
He has served in the South African Government for more than 20 years, including as Minister of Finance from 1996 to 2009 and as Minister in Presidency, responsible for the National Planning Commission, from 2009 to 2014.
During his ministerial career Mr. Manuel assumed a number of ex-officio positions at international bodies including the United Nations Commission for Trade and Development, the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the G20, the African Development Bank and the Southern African Development Community.
Mr. Manuel currently serves on the International Advisory Board of the Rothschild Group and as non-executive Deputy Chairman of Rothschild South Africa which provides financial advisory services to Old Mutual.
He is also a non-executive Director on the Boards of SABMiller plc and Swiss Re. ■