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Charles Naude  
Independent Non-Executive Director  

Board committees: Remuneration and risk and compliance
Qualification: BSc (hons geology, chemistry) (University of Pretoria), certificate production management (Wits Technikon), MBL (Unisa)
Appointed: January 2015

Charles has been a self-employed derivatives trader for the past five years with seats previously held as the CEO of Afrisam South Africa and chairman of Tanga Cement Company Limited in Tanzania. Collectively, he has 30 years’ experience in all facets of the cement industry, including aggregates, readymix and lime.

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  • A leading supplier of cement and related products in southern Africa, PPC has 11 cement factories in South Africa, Botswana, DRC, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Zimbabwe. PPC’s capacity is around eleven and a half million tonnes of cement products each year.
  • PPC’s Materials business comprises of Safika Cement, Pronto Readymix (including Ulula Ash) and 3Q Mahuma Concrete. PPC’s footprint in the readymix sector has grown to include 26 batching plants across South Africa and Mozambique. PPC also produces aggregates; with its Mooiplaas aggregates quarry in Gauteng having the largest aggregate production capacity in South Africa. PPC Lime, one of the largest lime producers in the southern hemisphere, produces metallurgical-grade lime, burnt dolomite and limestone.

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