Acacia Mining

Sibanye-Stillwater regretfully advises that Shadwick Bessit, the Executive Vice President and head of the Group’s SA gold operations, passed away on Saturday, 16 January 2021, from COVID-19 related complications.

“It is with deep sadness that we announce the tragic passing of Shadwick, who has been an example of a mindful leader. The Board and management have extended their sincere condolences to Shadwick’s family, friends and all his colleagues.

“We mourn the loss of a dear colleague, a leader and highly valued member of the senior leadership team,” said Neal Froneman, CEO of Sibanye-Stillwater.  “Shadwick was an invaluable member of our leadership team. He will be missed. May he rest in peace”.