26 May 2019
Henley / University of Reading (UK): Master in Business Administration
University of Johannesburg: B-Tech Mining Engineering
Department of Minerals and Energy: Mine Managers Certificate of Competency
Technikon Witwatersrand: Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety in Mining
Skills & Experience
Stuart joined VZI in May 2019 as the Head HSE of BMM. Stuart is now Head HSE at Gamsberg with oversight across VZI. Stuart has been in the mining industry for 25 years and has an MBA from Henley University of Reading in the United Kingdom, B Tech: Mining Engineering from University of Johannesburg and Mine Manager Certificate of Competency with extensive experience across the mining industry. This include variety of roles including Vice President and Head of Operations, Mine Manager, Head of SHEQ and Principal Inspector of Mines. He’s also a board member at the MHSC and council member for the AMMSA.
Stuart believes our business is people and that Zero Harm is achievable. His main focus is to create an environment where HSE is not a priority but a value.
Current External Appointments
Board Member: MHSC - Advise the Minister of Minerals Resources and Energy on Safety Policy
Council Member: Association of Mine Managers in South Africa (AMMSA)
Occupational Health & Safety Policy member at Minerals Council
Mining Occupational Safety & Health (MOSH) Task Force member at Minerals Council