Wayne Swanepoel


Job Title: Senior Manager Human Capital

Company: DRD Gold


Wayne Swanepoel currently serves as Senior Manager for Human & Social Capital at DRDGOLD Limited, a mining company based in South Africa, a position he has held since November 2018. Prior to this, he was a Senior Manager for Human & Social Capital at DRDGold-ERGO, where he was responsible for the full human resources and social investment of the company. Before joining DRDGold-ERGO, Wayne worked at Glencore Australia as the Group Human Resources Manager for Projects and at Xstrata Coal South Africa as the Manager for Human Resources and Sustainable Development. He also served as the Regional Human Resources Manager for DRD Gold. Wayne holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Rhodes University, an Advanced Diploma in Labour Law from the University of Johannesburg.

2018 - Present:       Senior Manager: Human & Social Capital, DRDGOLD Limited
2013 - 2021:             Senior Manager-Human & Social Capital, DRDGold-ERGO
2011 - 2013:             Group Human Resources Manager-Projects, Glencore Australia
2009 - 2011:             Manager-Human Resources/Sustainable Development, Xstrata Coal South Africa
2005 - 2009:             Regional Human Resources Manager, DRD Gold

                                    Management Development Program in General Management, UNISA
                                    Diploma in Labour Law, University of Johannesburg
1984 - 1987               B.A.  Psychology, Rhodes University

About DRDGOLD Limited: DRDGOLD Limited is a  unhedged gold producer and a world leader in surface gold tailings retreatment. The company operates in South Africa and has a history of more than 120 years. DRDGOLD Limited focuses on gold production and tailings retreatment projects, with a commitment to sustainable development and environmental responsibility. 

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