Khanyisile Kweyama is the first woman in South Africa to hold the Vice President of the Chamber of Mines position.
Kweyama has been named the Most Influential Women in South Africa by the CEO Magazine.
Kweyama was appointed an Executive Director of Anglo American South Africa and Executive Committee member in September 2012.
She served on the Executive Committee of Platinum since 2011, during which time she enhanced HR programmes and significantly improved relations with unions and brought wage negotiations to a successful conclusion.
Kweyama gained corporate experience in a number of international companies, including BMW, Altech and Barloworld Ltd, holding executive roles incorporating human resources, iBarloworld, corporate affairs, stakeholder relations and transformation.
Kweyama successfully ran her own consulting companies, Nokusa Communications and Promotions and KTK HR Solutions.
She currently holds a Postgraduate Diploma and Masters Degree, both in Management from Wits Business School.