Carroll becomes Anglo Platinum chairperson

2010-07-05 08:58

Cynthia Carroll, chief executive of Anglo American plc, will become

chairperson of Anglo Platinum with effect from September 1.

Anglo Platinum has said Carroll’s appointment follows Fred

Phaswana’s resignation as chairperson of Anglo Platinum with effect from August


“Anglo American is the majority shareholder of Anglo Platinum and

the appointment of Cynthia Carroll continues the approach of drawing the Anglo

Platinum chairperson from the Anglo American board, of which Fred Phaswana was

also a member for almost seven years,” the company said.

The board also appointed Valli Moosa as deputy chairperson and lead

independent non-executive director and chairperson of the governance


Moosa would replace Tom Wixley who had served as deputy chairperson

for nine years and who would continue as an independent non-executive director

and chairperson of the remuneration committee, the firm said.


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