Our Team

Norman Malatji
Director / Chief Executive Officer

Academic Background


~ ND Chemical Engineering - Cape Peninsula University of Technology
~ B Tech Chemical Engineering - Tshwane University of Technology
~ Management Development Program - University of Pretoria
~ Coal Preparation Beneficiation certificate - University of Witwatersrand
~ Minerals Marketing course - University of Witwatersrand
~ Minerals Economics course - University of Witwatersrand

Previous Work Experience


~ Council of Science Industrial Research - Process Engineer (Research Design)
~ Metsep SA - Chemical Process Engineer (Hydrochloric Acid production plant)
~ Anglo Coal (Goedehoop Plant) - Senior Metallurgist (Coal Processing Plant)
~ Exxaro Coal ( NCC, Inyanda) - Senior Metallurgical Engineer/Plant Manager (Coal Processing plant)
~ Lurco Group (All Lurco operations) - Operation Manager (Coal Chrome)

Amukelani Maluleke
Executive: Finance / Human Resources

Academic Background:

~ BCom Accounting - University of Limpopo
~ Diploma in Project Management - Rosebank College
~ Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management - Mancosa
~ Masters In Business Administration - Mancosa


Work Experience:

~ Junior Bookkeeper - Standard Bank
~ Community Development Specialist - Exxaro Coal
~ Stakeholders Engagement Manager - Lurco Group
~ Social Labour Plan Specialist - Wescoal

 

Thabo Nhlapo
Senior Manager: Operations/ Projects

Academic Background:


~ ND Extractive Metallurgy - University of Johannesburg
~ B Tech Extractive Metallurgy - University of Johannesburg
~ Coal Preparation Beneficiation - certificate University of Witwatersrand


Work Experience:

~ Anglo Platinum (Waterval Smelter) - Metallurgist (Platinum Smelter)
~ Columbus Stainless steel -  Metallurgical Technician (Steel Processing)
~ Anglo Coal (Goedehoop Plant) - Senior Metallurgist (Coal Processing Plant)
~ Glencore (Goedgevonden Plant) - Plant Manager(Coal Processing plant)

Benny Shipalana
Sites Manager (Logistics/ Plant Hire & Supply)

Academic Background:


~ Grade 12


Work Experience:


~ Supervisor - Impala Platinum Refineries
~ Site Supervisor - LA Crushers (PMC & Foskor Sites)
~ Site Manager - PC MH Crushing & Screening

Peter Ngoma
Sites Manager (Processing Plants)

Academic Background:


~ Grade 12
~ National Diploma in Analytical Chemistry - Intec College


Work Experience:


~ Foreman - Anglo American Thermal Coal (Navigation Plant)
~ Site Manager - Enviroserv