Nationality: South African
Year of birth: 1960
Mr Zim has been a member of the Board of directors since 2006. He qualifies as an independent non-executive director and is a member of the Social, Ethics and Sustainability and Non-executive directors committees. He has expertise in compliance, governance, finance, international and general business.
Mr Zim’s major external positions, directorships and associations include Northam Platinum (Chairman), Zambezi Platinum (RF) Limited (Chairman), Zim Capital and Atisa Group.
He previously served as non-executive director at Trans Hex Group, Telkom SA SOC, Anglo American Platinum, as Chairman at Kumba Iron Ore, as Chief Executive Officer at Anglo American Corporation and as Managing Director of MTN.
Mr Zim obtained a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Fort Hare, a bachelor’s degree of Commerce (Hons) from the University of the Witwatersrand, a master’s degree in Commerce (MCom) from Rand Afrikaans University (RAU) and a doctor’s degree (DCom) from University of Fort Hare.