Marna Cloete

Marna Cloete

首席财务官

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Marna Cloete

首席财务官

Marna Cloete started her career in January 2002 with PricewaterhouseCoopers in the Metals and Mining Division with a client base that included Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited, Palabora Mining Company (a member of the Rio Tinto Group) and Ingwe Collieries (a subsidiary of the Energy Coal Division of BHP Billiton). She joined Group Five Limited, a large South African listed construction company, in April 2005 where she was responsible for Group Reporting. Ms. Cloete joined Ivanhoe Mines in July 2006 and was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in December 2009.

Ms. Cloete is a registered Chartered Accountant and holds a Masters Degree from the University of Pretoria in Taxation.

Dr. Patricia Makhesha

Dr. Patricia Makhesha

Platreef 项目董事总经理

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Dr. Patricia Makhesha

Platreef 项目董事总经理

Dr. Patricia Makhesha joined Ivanhoe’s 64%-owned South African subsidiary, Ivanplats (Pty) Ltd., in September 2014. As Managing Director of Ivanhoe’s Platreef Project, she oversees the development of relationships with diverse communities in the vicinity of the planned Flatreef Mine in South Africa, and manages project relations with a broad group of stakeholders.

She has served on the boards of GlaxoSmithKline, Rand Water Board, Trans Caledon Tunnel Authority, Construction Industry Development Board, South African Broadcasting Corporation and Co-operative Bank Development Agency. She was the founder and Chief Executive Officer of MMMS Consulting. Other positions during her 25-year career have included Senior Executive, Transformation and Human Capital Management at South African Forestry Company; Group Corporate Manager with Global Forest Products; Manager of Marketing and Communication at South African banker ABSA Group; and news and current affairs journalist with the South African Broadcasting Corporation.

Dr. Makhesha holds a Doctorate and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from MU Business School and has completed executive development programs at the University of Cape Town, Harvard University and WITS business schools.

Matthieu Bos

Matthieu Bos

Executive Vice President, Africa

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Matthieu Bos

Executive Vice President, Africa

Matthieu Bos is a Senior Vice President, Corporate Development for Ivanhoe Mines, having joined the company in 2013. Since then he has been instrumental in the development of Ivanhoe’s projects, the successful investments of both CITIC Metal and Zijin Mining, and managing government relations in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Mr. Bos has more than 10 years of experience in Canadian capital markets, particularly in global resources and mining. Prior to joining Ivanhoe Mines, he was in the metals and mining investment banking division of BMO Capital Markets in London. During his time at BMO, he was responsible for working on numerous transactions in the resources sector, including mergers and acquisition engagements, strategic advisory, and equity financings for a broad range of metals and mining clients in Europe, North America, and Africa. 

Mr. Bos holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering, as well as a Master of Science in Metallurgy from Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands.

Peter (Chao) Zhou

Peter (Chao) Zhou

Executive Vice President, China

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Peter (Chao) Zhou

Executive Vice President, China

Peter Zhou is Executive Vice President, Chief Representative China of Ivanhoe Mines. Mr. Zhou joined Ivanhoe Mines after a career at BMO Capital Markets where he participated and executed more than 10 Chinese cross-border M&A and financing projects, with a total transaction size of ~30 billion US dollars. He has extensive experience in capital markets, insightful knowledge of regulatory procedures and a broad network of business relationships in China.

Since joining Ivanhoe Mines, Mr. Zhou has established Ivanhoe’s China entity and been actively bridging Chinese elements in supporting the development of Ivanhoe’s mining projects in Africa. He played a key role in multiple strategic investments from Zijin Mining and CITIC Metal, generated a total proceeds of over 1.5 billion US dollars for Ivanhoe Mines since 2015. Mr. Zhou graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor degree in Finance and Mathematics.

Pierre Joubert

Pierre Joubert

Executive Vice President, Technical Services

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Pierre Joubert

Executive Vice President, Technical Services

Pierre Joubert has 37 years of experience in building and managing mines in Coal, Gold, Platinum and Base Metals in Southern Africa. He has extensive experience in mechanised mining, shaft sinking, mining production and bringing new mines into production. During his career, he assumed progressively senior responsibilities in the operations of the then Anglo American Gold Division, Grinaker LTA Mining Contracting (Part of Aveng) where he was the Managing Director, Anglo American Platinum (AAP) and African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) where he was appointment in 2010 as the Operations Executive for its Copper Division. He also served as Divisional Mining Engineer, Head of Asset Optimisation and Head of Capital Development Services at AAP overseeing and implementing production, safety and efficiency enhancements at Anglo American Platinum.

Mr. Joubert joined Ivanhoe Mines in July 2017, assuming responsibilities as General Manager for the dewatering and rehabilitation of the Kipushi Zinc Mine in the DRC.

Mr. Joubert completed Management Development Programs from the University of South Africa and the University of the Witwatersrand. He holds a Mining Engineering degree from the University of Pretoria and a Mine Managers Certificate of Competence for South African Metalliferous Mines.

Louis Watum

Louis Watum

刚果业务董事总经理

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Louis Watum

刚果业务董事总经理

Louis Watum joined Ivanhoe Mines in December 2014 as Managing Director of the company’s operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). In March 2015, he was appointed to the additional role of General Manager, Kamoa Copper SA.

Mr. Watum leads responsibilities for Ivanhoe Mines’ mine development activities now underway at the Kamoa copper discovery and the Kipushi zinc-copper-silver mine, both in the DRC.

Prior to joining Ivanhoe Mines, Mr. Watum spent eight years assuming progressively senior responsibilities in the DRC’s mining sector. Between 2010 and 2014, he successfully led the development and commissioning of Randgold’s Kibali Project, which followed his work on the launch of Moto Gold Mines’ Moto Project from 2006 to 2009. Mr. Watum previously was the Operations Manager at the Yatela Gold Mine in Mali from 2001 to 2005.

Mr. Watum holds a Master of Science Degree from the University of Lubumbashi in the DRC.

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