Fred Phaswana, 73
Appointed June 2013
Committee membershipsNominations, social and ethics
QualificationsMA (Unisa), BCom (Hons) (RAU), BA (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) (Unisa)
ExperienceFred has a wealth of experience in African and global businesses with well developed strategic and commercial skills having previously been regional president of BP Africa, a non-executive director of Anglo American plc and chairman of Anglo American South Africa, Anglo Platinum, Transnet, Ethos Private Equity, the South African Energy Association and the Advisory Board of the Cape Town Graduate School of Business. Fred was chairman of Standard Bank group and The Standard Bank of South Africa between 2010 and 2015. He was also the former vice chairman of WWF South Africa and Business Leadership of South Africa and was the honorary president of the Cape Town Press Club.
External appointmentsChairman of the South African Institute of International Affairs and non-executive director of Naspers Limited.