Martin van der Walt


Job Title: SVP Head of Finance

Company: Sibanye-Stillwater SA Gold Operations


Martin van der Walt has been the SVP and head of finance at Sibanye-Stillwater’s SA Gold Operations since 2022. He acted as head of finance for a year before that, while also serving as vice president of finance.

Martin has been with the company since 2012, after joining as the finance superintendent for corporate reporting. He went on to hold roles like unit manager of corporate reporting and senior finance manager for the South African operations.

He also serves as a non-executive director at Rand Refinery and an Audit and Investment Committee member at Sisonke Health Medical Scheme.

Martin has a BCom honours degree in accounting from the North-West University.

2022 – Present      Senior Vice President, Head of Finance, Sibanye-Stillwater SA Gold Operations
2021 – Present      Non-Executive Director, Rand Refinery
2013 – Present      Audit and Investment Committee Member, Sisonke Health Medical Scheme
2021 – 2022           Vice President, Acting Head of Finance, Sibanye-Stillwater SA Gold Operations
2018 – 2021           Senior Finance Manager, Sibanye-Stillwater SA
2015 – 2018           Unit Manager: Corporate Reporting, Sibanye-Stillwater
2012 – 2015           Superintendent Finance: Corporate Reporting, Sibanye-Stillwater
2010 – 2012           Audit Supervisor, KPMG

2009 – 2009           BCom Accounting, Honours, CTA, North-West University
2006 – 2008           BCom Accounting, North-West University

About company: Sibanye-Stillwater is the world’s largest primary producer of platinum, second largest primary producer of palladium and third largest producer of gold.

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