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Executive committee

Chief Executive Officer

CA(SA), B.Comm, Hdip Accounting

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Prudence was appointed Chief Executive officer of GAIA on 19 October 2016 after serving as the lead independent non-executive director of the Company since listing in 2015. She was previously head of corporate development and investor relations at Atlatsa Resources Corporation, where she was responsible for corporate development, group communication and stakeholder relations. Prudence was previously investor relations manager and corporate finance principal at Exxaro Resources Limited and has also worked for Deutsche Bank SA (Pty) Limited in the Global Corporate Finance division. Prudence served her articles in the advisory department at PricewaterhouseCoopers. She is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. Prudence is also an independent non-executive director on the board of Iemas Financial Services (Co-Operative) Limited and DRD Gold Limited.