Pieter van Greunen
Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer: Black Mountain Complex
01 August 2019
North West University: Master in Business, Strategic / Financial Management University of Pretoria: BSc Hons Mechanical Engineering, Maintenance Management Vaal University of Technology: National Higher Diploma, Extractive Metallurgy
Skills & Experience
Pieter joined VZI in August 2019 in his current role as SBU head of Gamsberg. He carries experience at Anglo American and De Beers since 1990 prior to joining VZI. During his 30 years’ experience in the industry, 20 years amount to operational site and management experience in various commodities such as gold, diamonds, base metals and coal. He spend a further 10 years on corporate level, as senior executive specialising in business excellence covering sites globally, such as South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Chile, Brazil, Canada and Australia. Pieter is currently responsible for operational excellence across VZI and is fully committed to adding Gamsberg to his list of successes achieved. His pivotal focus is to grow and contribute to a larger purpose: people, community, and national prosperity through empowered strategic business units.
Current External Appointments
Director BMM, Director SZ, Lisheen.