Board Chairman

He is a holder of an Honours degree in Chemical Engineering from Aston University in Birmingham, England and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the University of South Africa (UNISA). He has over 30 years of managerial experience in the chemical and mining industries most of which were at executive management level. Ashton is an experienced manager and entrepreneur who has particular strengths in the fields of strategy, marketing and people management. He joined the group in 2007 as its Chairman.