Two non-executive directors join Gold Fields
Mr. Andani is currently Chief Executive and Executive Director of Stanbic Bank Ghana. He has held various directorship positions and is currently the Board Chairman of the Ghana CSIR (Council for Scientific & Industrial Research) and a director of SOS Villages Ghana.
He holds a BSc in Agriculture from the University of Ghana and a Master’s Degree in Banking and Finance from the Finafrica Institute in Italy. The appointment of Mr. Andani takes effect on August 1, 2016.
Mr. Bacchus is the Global Head of Mining & Metals and Joint Head of European Investment Banking at investment bank Jefferies, based in London.
Prior to this position he was Global Head of Mining & Metals at Morgan Stanley and before then Head of Investment Banking, Industrials and Natural Resources at Citigroup. Mr. Bacchus has over 20 years’ experience in investment and corporate banking with a focus on the global natural resources sector.
He is also a non-executive director of UK-listed mining group NordGold and a trustee of Space for Giants, an African-focused conservation charity.
He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a Masters in Economics from Cambridge University, United Kingdom. The appointment of Mr. Bacchus takes effect on September 1, 2016.
Gold Fields also announced that former KPMG Africa Chair Yunus Suleman will join the Board on 1 September 2016, while Impala Platinum CEO Terence Goodlace joined as a director on 1 July 2016. ■
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