New Gold Fields
chairperson
Mamphela Ramphele
 
Johannesburg, South Africa — MININGREVIEW.COM — 07 June 2010 – Gold Fields Limited has announced that Alan Wright will retire as chairperson and director with effect from the next Annual General Meeting on 2 November 2010.

A statement issued here says Wright will be replaced as chairperson by prominent businesswomen and political and social activist, Mamphela Ramphele, who will join the board as non-executive director and deputy chairperson on 1 July 2010, and take over as chairperson at the AGM.

Ramphele “’ a former executive of the World Bank and vice-chancellor of the University of Cape Town “’ is a director of Remgro, Anglo American, Medi-Clinic and social entrepreneurial company Letsemacircle.