Northam Platinum: Ayanda Khumalo

Ayanda Khumalo has been the Chief Financial Officer of Northam Platinum since 1 July 2010.

Ayanda Khumalo is a Chartered Accountant (SA) by profession. He holds a B.Compt Honours and B.Com degree from the University of South Africa and has extensive mining and corporate finance experience. He was the Group Finance Executive of Coal of Africa Ltd and the Finance Director of Aquarius Platinum South Africa (Pty) Ltd. He has been a Manager at Nedbank and EY. He was appointed CFO of Northam Platinum in July 2010.

Work
2015 – Present   Non-Executive Director, Zambezi Platinum Ltd
2010 – Present   CFO, Executive Director, Northam Platinum Ltd
2008 – 2010        Group Finance Executive, Coal of Africa Ltd
2004 – 2008        Finance Director, Aquarius Platinum South Africa (Pty) Ltd
                               Deloitte
                               Corpcapital Ltd
                               Audit Manager, EY
                               Senior Manager, Nedbank Ltd

Education
                               B.Compt, Hons, UNISA
                               B.Com, UNISA

About Northam Platinum Ltd: Northam is an independent, fully empowered, integrated PGM producer with two primary operating assets, Zondereinde and Booysendal platinum group metal mines, in the South African Bushveld Complex. The Zondereinde lease area is also the location for Northam’s metallurgical operations, which include a smelter and base metals recovery plant.

Northam’s in-house marketing department is responsible for marketing and sales of products domestically and to major global markets in Asia, Europe and North America. 

Northam Platinum reported a revenue of R6.865 billion in 2017.