Executive Committee

The full names, ages and profiles of the directors at last practicable date are set out below:

  • Dominic Sewela

    Dominic Malentsha Sewela

    Chief Executive
    Qualifications:
    BSc. Chemical Engineering
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    53

    Dominic rejoined Barloworld in 2007 as chief executive officer to the Equipment division South Africa. In 2014 he was promoted to chief operating officer of Barloworld Equipment Southern Africa and thereafter chief executive officer of Barloworld Equipment Southern Africa. He joined the board on 19 March 2014 and was subsequently appointed deputy chief executive effective 1 March 2016. From 1 October 2016, Dominic became the chief executive designate of Barloworld. Prior to joining Barloworld, Dominic was deputy managing director of Afgri Limited. On 8 February 2017 Dominic was appointed chief executive of Barloworld Limited.

  • Chris Weirenga

    Chris Wierenga

    Group executive: Strategy and M&A
    Qualifications:
    B.Compt
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    42

    Chris joined Barloworld in 1998 and has held various roles in strategy at the group and divisional levels. He has been directly involved in M&A activity in the Automotive division over the last 10 years and also supported various transactions in the Logistics business. Prior to his current position, Chris was the CE of the Digital Disposal Solutions business in the Automotive division.

  • Donald Gert Wilson

    Donald Gert Wilson

    Finance director
    Qualifications:
    BCom, CTA, CA(SA)
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    61

    Donald rejoined Barloworld as finance director in 2006 and was appointed to the Barloworld board in September 2006. Previously he was executive director – finance at Sappi Limited.

  • Emmy Leeka

    Emmy Leeka

    CEO: Equipment Southern Africa
    Qualifications:
    BSc Engineering Metallurgy and Materials (Wits), Postgraduate diploma in Business Administration (De Montfort University)
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    48

    Emmy has held the position of CEO for Barloworld Equipment South Africa since 1 October 2012, which equates to 60% of the southern African business. His career stretches over various commodities and disciplines in the industry. Emmy was previously the CEO of Hernic Ferrochrome, having previously held senior executive roles at Anglo American and BHP Billiton.

  • Gugu Sepamla nee Msibi

    Gugu Sepamla

    Group executive: Corporate Affairs
    Qualifications:
    Gugu is a journalist by training from Durban University of Technology MAP from Wits Business School. MA – IE School of Human Sciences and Technology: Master in Positive Leadership and Strategy programme (Graduate in July 2019) Harvard University: Public Policy (2012) Yale University: Leadership and Public Policy (2014) INSEAD Business School: COL 2017 Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore: Leadership and Public Policy (2017)
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    47

    She was Managing Director for Public Policy and Strategy at Barclays Africa. Prior to this, she headed up the Strategy and Emerging Markets division at Ernst & Young and served as Group Corporate Affairs Director at the Public Investment Corporation, (PIC). She has a 20-year track record in financial services, strategy and public affairs. Appointed 01 October 2018.

  • Hilary Wilton

    Hilary Wilton

    Group executive: Legal
    Qualifications:
    BCom, MBA, FCII
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    62

    Hilary joined Barloworld in 2003 as head of insurance. Her portfolio has grown over the past 13 years to include global responsibility for legal, risk, internal audit, ethics and compliance, the group’s ethics tip-off line, the Barloworld Medical Scheme and the Barloworld retirement fund, part of the Old Mutual SuperFund.

  • Steve Ford

    Kamogelo Mmutlana

    CEO: Logistics
    Qualifications:
    BTech; MAP
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    44

    Kamogelo, a qualified industrial engineer, with 21 years of senior business executive experience in operations and management in varied sectors including Logistics, Industrial, Automotive, Food Services, Hospitality, Rail and Post Service, 18 years of which were in senior and executive management roles with blue chip companies. In his role as CEO, Kamogelo is responsible for driving further growth, in line with our group-wide growth ambitions, in the Logistics business.

  • Keith Rankin

    Keith Rankin

    CEO: Automotive
    Qualifications:
    BCom (Hons)
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    48

    Keith joined Barloworld in 2004 when Avis Southern Africa was bought by Barloworld. He started his career at Avis in 1998 and was appointed as chief executive for Avis Car Rental Southern Africa in 2004. In 2007 he was appointed as chief executive for Barloworld Automotive – Car Rental that included the southern Africa and Scandinavian operations. Keith was appointed chief executive Barloworld Automotive on 1 March 2015.

  • Quinton McGeer

    Lesibana Ledwaba

    Group Executive: Insurance and Risk
    Qualifications:
    BCom (Vista University), Certificate in tax from UNISA and MBA (University of the Witwatersrand), Fellow FCA (Institute of Chartered Accountants, England and Wales)
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    52

    Lesibana joined Barloworld Equipment Southern Africa in June 2012 in the role of divisional director for strategy, risk and sustainability. He assumed operational responsibility for operations in Malawi and for the joint venture in Zimbabwe from 2013. Lesibana transferred to Barloworld Corporate Office in October 2017, where he is currently employed in the role of deputy group executive for risk, legal and insurance.

  • Quinton McGeer

    Quinton McGeer

    CEO: Equipment Russia
    Qualifications:
    Chartered Accountant
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    53

    Quinton joined Barloworld Automotive in August 1992 as financial manager in Motor Retail. In 2003 he was appointed as financial director of Barloworld Equipment’s International operations based in London, United Kingdom. In May 2008 he was appointed as deputy general director of Barloworld Equipment´s operations in Russia and in July 2012 was appointed as general director for Barloworld’s Russian business.

  • Tantaswa Fubu

    Tantaswa Fubu

    Group executive: Human Capital
    Qualifications:
    CA(SA), Postgraduate diploma in Accounting, BAdmin (Hons), Higher diploma in banking law, Certificate of proficiency in short-term insurance
    Nationality:
    South African
    Age:
    44

    Tantaswa has worked for KPMG SA where she was executive head: people (HR) and transformation. She is a chartered accountant with qualifications in industrial psychology, accounting, banking and finance. She has also served as national president at the Association for the Advancement of Black Accountants of Southern Africa (ABASA). In addition, Tantaswa has previously worked for Standard Bank and Nkonki Inc and serves as a non-executive director on a number of boards.