Mpho Makwana is an accomplished business leader with diverse experience acquired over 31 years overall; 26 of which have been in executive and C-Suite roles in the public and private sectors. He is the non-Executive Chairman of Nedbank Group Ltd (NDBKF.PK), Nedbank Ltd as well as Lead Independent Director on the Board of Invicta Holdings Limited (INVICTA).
Recently, Mpho was named Chair of the newly appointed ESKOM SOC LTD Board of Directors. He is Non-Executive Director of Platinum Group Metals (TSX:PTM) (NYSE:PLG). He further serves as Chairman of SAFCOL SOC Limited (State Forestry SOC), Epitome Investments (Pty) Ltd – which is his family investments holdings company which holds equity interests in LPI -LionPride Investments and LRMG, Boardroom Alliance (Pty) Ltd and Boardroom Alliance Africa (Pty) Ltd – trading as Executive Search firm Heidrick & Struggles.
Mpho also volunteers as a Trustee on the Board of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund as well as a Board Director of FLG Modise Pentecost Foundation.