08 December 2015


The coal mining and trading group Wescoal Holdings Limited has announced the following managerial appointments:


Vikesh Dhanooklal (44) has been appointed Group Legal Advisor and Company Secretary at Wescoal Holdings Limited. He is an admitted Attorney of the High Court of South Africa, with over 15 years of post - admission experience. He previously held positions in in the field of Mining and Property Law.


Izak van der Walt (46) is a Chartered Accountant (SA), holding B.Compt, B.Compt (Hons) and CTA qualifications and completed articles with Price Waterhouse Coopers. He has 14 years experience in the mining industry in various Finance, Capital Investment and Project Management roles across Africa, Australia and Singapore..


Bongani Hlophe (41) has been appointed Group Human Resources Executive for Wescoal Holdings Limited. He brings 15 years HR experience in mining, banking, petroleum and civils projects to the position of heading up the HR division.

Bernadette Applegreen has been appointed as Paralegal for Wescoal Holdings Limited. She was previously an executive assistant at the company. Bernadette is in her final year of study towards a Bachelor of Laws degree through UNISA.

Wescoal Holdings Limited mines, processes, supplies, sells and distributes coal. It is listed on the main board of the JSE and its key strategic thrust is to be a leading junior coal miner with a sustainable resource base and a coal trading operation


Wescoal Holdings Limited
Waheed Sulaiman (Acting CEO): 011 570 5800

Website: www.wescoal.co.za
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