Mark Kathan appointed as head of AECI Mining

The AECI CFO will step into his new role in January 2022, following the retirement of Edwin Ludick.

AECI CFO Mark Kathan has been appointed as the head of the group’s mining business, following the early retirement of Edwin Ludick on 31 December.

Mark has served as the CFO since joining the company in 2008 and will remain on the board. For his role as the CFO of AECI, Mark has been nominated for the 2021, 2019, 2016 and 2015 CFO Awards.

According to AECI, he will relinquish his CFO role as soon as a suitable replacement has been appointed.

Mark, who is already a director of AECI Mining, will assume his new responsibilities for the execution of this business’ growth strategy and day-to-day management from 1 January 2022.