Implats: Lee-Ann Samuel

Lee-Ann Samuel, executive director of human resources at Implats, joined the company in 2017.

Lee-Ann has 16 years of human resources experience in financial services, mining and telecommunications, and previously spent three years at Telkom Media as head of people development. Prior to Implats, Lee-Ann was an executive vice president and vice president at Gold Fields. She also has remuneration experience in the banking industry as a remuneration & employee benefits manager and remuneration & employee benefits planner at Absa and Nedbank respectively.

2017 - Present    Group Executive, People, Implats
2013 - 2017         Executive Vice President, People & Organisational Effectiveness,                                Gold Fields
2009 - 2013         Vice President & Group Head of Remuneration & Employee                                        Benefits, Gold Fields
2008 - 2009         Head of People & Organisational Development, Telkom Media    
2005 - 2007         Remuneration & Employee Benefits Manager, ABSA
2001 - 2004         Remuneration & Employee Benefits Planner, Nedbank    

                               Hons Political Science, University of Johannesburg
                               BA Psychology, University of Johannesburg

About Implats: Impala Platinum Holding Limited (Implats) is a leading producer of platinum group metals (PGMs). Implats has six mining operations and the toll refining business Impala Refining Services. Its mines are located on three of the most significant PGM deposits in the world: The Bushveld Complex in South Africa, the Canadian Shield in North America and the Great Dyke in Zimbabwe.