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Peter Gill Nelson

Board committee: Remuneration (chair) and audit
Qualification: BCom (Rhodes), BCompt (hons) (Unisa), CA(SA)
Appointed: 24 October 2016

Mr Nelson was appointed to the Board as an independent non-executive director on 25 January 2015. On the 26 January 2016, Mr Peter Nelson was appointed as the interim Chairman of the PPC Board and on 24 October 2016, he was appointed as the Chairman of the Board. His experience covers manufacturing, mining, telecommunications, healthcare, leisure, property, packaging and the motor industry in listed and private entities in South Africa, the United Kingdom, Zimbabwe and Nigeria. He has served as CFO on several Boards including Telkom, Netcare, Mondi and was the Financial Director of PPC for the period 2000 to 2003.

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Sidebarafricaicon2 (2) As the leading supplier of cement and related products in Southern Africa, PPC Ltd has nine manufacturing facilities and three milling depots in South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe that can produce around eight million tons of cement products each year. As part of its strategy and long-term plan to grow revenue by 40% outside of South Africa, PPC is expanding its operational footprint into the rest of Africa, including Botswana, DRC, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Rwanda and Zimbabwe. PPC also produces aggregates metallurgical-grade lime, burnt dolomite and limestone.

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