Mr. Phuthuma F. Nhleko is Executive Chairman at MTN Group Ltd., Founder at Pembani Remgro Infrastructure Managers (Pty) Ltd., Non-Executive Chairman at Pembani Group (Pty) Ltd., Chairman at AfriSam (South Africa) Pty Ltd. and Chairman at MTN International (Pty) Ltd.
He is on the Board of Directors at Afrisam Group (Pty) Ltd., Engen Ltd., MTN Nigeria Communications Ltd., Opiconsivia Investments 230 Pty Ltd. and Rapid African Energy Pty Ltd.
Prior to joining Pembani Remgro Infrastructure Managers (Pty) Ltd., in 2012, Mr. Nhleko served as an Independent Non-Executive Director at Anglo American Plc, as an Independent Non-Executive Director at BP Plc, as a President & Chief Executive Officer at MTN Côte d'Ivoire SA, and as a Senior Member at Standard Corporate & Merchant Bank Ltd.
He also served on the board at Alexander Forbes Ltd., Johnnic Holdings Ltd., Nedbank Group Ltd., Nedbank Ltd., Old Mutual Plc and The Bidvest Group Ltd.
Mr. Nhleko received his undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University and an MBA from Atlantic University.