Executive committee

The group executive committee assists the CEO in guiding and controlling the overall direction of the business. It also acts as a medium of communication and coordination between divisions, group companies and the board.

André de Ruyter
André de Ruyter (48)

Chief executive officer

Qualifications: BA, BLC, LLB, MBA

Relevant skills and expertise

Strategic leadership in the manufacturing sector


Mxolisi KhutamaMxolisi Khutama (40)

Group executive: Plastics

Qualifications: BSc Eng, PGDMM, PGDBM

Relevant skills and expertise

Financial
Operational management
Business development
Administration

 



Glenn Fullerton
Glenn Fullerton (49)

Chief financial officer

Qualifications: CA(SA),

Relevant skills and expertise
Financial
Strategic leadership



 

 

 

 

 

 

Rob MorrisRob Morris (54)

Group executive: Africa and Glass

Qualifications: Pr Eng, BSc Eng, BComm (Hons)

Relevant skills and expertise

General management
Operational management in the Rest
of Africa
Strategic leadership



 

 

 

 


Fezekile Tshiqi
Fezekile Tshiqi (62)

Group human resources director

Qualifications: BA, PGDHRM

Relevant skills and expertise

People management and development
Employee relations

 

 

Neill O’BrienNeill O’Brien (62)

Company secretary and group legal adviser

Qualifications: BProc

Relevant skills and expertise

Legal
Company secretarial
Insurance

 

 


Christiaan BurmeisterChristiaan Burmeister (52)

Group executive: DivFood and R&D

Qualifications: CA(SA)

Relevant skills and expertise

Financial
Strategic leadership
Operational management
General management

Erik Smuts Erik Smuts (46)

Group executive: Bevcan

Qualifications: CA(SA), ACMA, CIPM, GEDP

Relevant skills and expertise

Financial
Operational management in the Rest
of Africa
General management
Strategic leadership