Jabu Mabuza (60)
Effective Leadership Programme, Executive Development Programme: Financial Statement Analysis
Independent Chairman of the Telkom Board
Nominations Committee Chairman
Remuneration Committee member
Jabu Mabuza was appointed to the board in November 2012. He is widely recognised as a successful entrepreneur. He is president of Business Unity South Africa (BUSA), chairman of the Casino Association of South Africa, co-convener of the CEO Initiative, chairman of the Africa portion of the merged Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller, and chairman of Business Leadership South Africa in 2016. He was recently appointed as chairman of ESKOM He has received several awards, which include the Lifetime Achiever Award presented by the South African Minister of Tourism and the Business Leader of the Year award received at the South African of the Year awards.
He serves on the boards of Eglin Investments no. 44 (Pty) Limited, Kuncedzana Investment Holdings, Lexshell 627 Investments (Pty) Limited, Motema Investments, OTEO Investments Holdings, among others. Prior to this, he was Deputy Chairman of Tsogo Sun Holding, Managing Director of Southern Sun Gaming, Group Chief Executive officer of Tsogo Sun and Chairman of the Board of South African Tourism.