Leadership and Management

Dr Anna Mokgokong

Independent Non-Executive Chairperson

Bsc, MBCHB

 

Date of Appointment: 12 April 2011

Born in Soweto and raised in Swaziland, Dr Mokgokong has achieved international acclaim for her entrepreneurial ability and in 1999 received the South African Businesswoman of the Year Award. She is a former president of both the South African Women Entrepreneurs Network (SAWEN) and the International Women’s Forum of South Africa (IWFSA). She serves on the boards of numerous listed and private companies, both local and international. She is one of the founder members and group executive Chairperson of Community Investment Holdings Proprietary Limited, a leading black empowerment company. Anna formerly chaired the Council of the University of South Africa and served on the Commission for the Remuneration of Public Office Bearers, where she was the Deputy Chairperson. She was also formerly appointed to serve as a member of the Interim Defence Force Commission. Anna is an independent non-executive director of Shoprite Holdings Limited and Adcock Ingram Holdings Limited and is further Chairperson of Jasco Electrocnis Limited and Afrocentric Investment Corporation.