Mcebisi Jonas

Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Independent Non-Executive Chairman

BA, Higher Diploma in Education

 

Appointed

1 June 2018

 

Board Committee Membership

Chairman: Directors Affairs and Governance Committee. Member: Human Capital and Remuneration Committee, as well as International Advisory Board.

 

Other directorships

Mcebisi is currently one of four independent Presidential Investment Envoys, appointed by President Cyril Ramaphosa to facilitate investment into South Africa. He holds non-executive board positions at Northam Platinum, BKB, and Sygnia Group.

 

Skills, expertise and experience

Mcebisi is a former Deputy Finance Minister of the Government of South Africa (2014 to 2017). Before his appointment to national government, he played a key leadership role in the Eastern Cape. He served as a provincial minister of Finance and Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism provincial minister. He served as Chief Executive Officer of the Eastern Cape Development Corporation and Chief Executive Officer of the Centre for Investment and Marketing in the Eastern Cape, developing the investment promotion agenda for the province.