Appointed: January 1999
Classification: Executive director; Deputy Group Chief Executive.
A founder of Aspen, Gus is the Deputy Group Chief Executive of the Aspen Group. He is also a member of the Social & Ethics Committee and attends meetings of all of the other Board Committees by invitation.
Qualification: CA(SA); CDSA; Advanced Taxation Certificate (UNISA) ; Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning (UOFS); Advanced Diploma in Banking (RAU)
Appointed: September 2006
Classification: Independent non-executive
Sindi, a Chartered Accountant by profession, is an expert in the areas of accounting, auditing and business management. She is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Nkonki Incorporated. Sindi is a Chartered Director (SA) and has had vast experience as a director in the public and private sectors and currently serves as a non-executive director of Discovery Holdings Limited, Metrofile Limited and Gijimi Limited. She is an author of “The ACE Model-Winning Formula for Audit Committees”, used by the Institute of Directors to train audit committee members in South Africa. Her second book “Creating Board and Committee Effectiveness” has recently been published by KR Publishing.
She is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors. Sindi was previously Non-Executive Chairman of Airports
Company South Africa and a non-executive director of Woolworths Limited, Primedia Limited, Wiphold Limited, Ethos Private Equity, Institute of Directors, Alexkor Limited, Rebosis Limited, ATNS SOC Limited and previously chaired the BUSA Standing Committee on Transformation.
Sindi serves as Chairman of the Social & Ethics Committee and is a member of the Audit & Risk Committee.
Qualification: BProc, LLB, LLM (Labour Law), ACIS
Appointed: December 2011
Classification: Company Secretary & Group Governance Officer